mia love

Ludmya "Mia" Love (née Bourdeau; born December 6, 1975) is an American politician who is the U.S. Representative for Utah's 4th congressional district. A Haitian American, Love is the first black female Republican elected to Congress and the first black American elected to Congress from Utah. Born to Haitian parents in Brooklyn, New York, Love was elected mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah in 2010. She was previously on its city council. In 2012, Love ran for Utah's 4th congressional district, losing narrowly to incumbent Democratic Party U.S. Representative Jim Matheson. She was a speaker at the 2012 Republican National Convention. She was elected as a Republican to the House of Representatives on November 4, 2014, defeating Democratic opponent Doug Owens, son of the former Congressman Wayne Owens and defeated him again in their 2016 rematch to win her second term. Wikipedia
Washington Post Wed, 01/17/2018 - 01:41
Washington Post Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:06

Analysis | The 3 strategies Republicans are using to defend (or dodge) Trump’s ‘shithole countries’ comment

Most in the Republican party have clearly decided it's better to keep the president close than to alienate him. Even if it requires pushing the boundaries of common sense.
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Mail & Guardian Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:02

Trump: I'm not a racist

Yes, yes he is...
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Washington Post Mon, 01/15/2018 - 00:21

New alarm among Republicans that Democrats could win big this year

The concern has grown so acute that President Trump received what one congressional aide described as a “sobering” slide presentation about the difficult midterm landscape at Camp David last weekend.
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Washington Post Sun, 01/14/2018 - 23:42

Opinion | In a sea of cowards, she spoke up

“This behavior is unacceptable from the leader of our nation," Rep. Mia Love (R-Utah) said.
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London Evening Standard Sun, 01/14/2018 - 22:20

Trump says scheme to help illegal immigrant children 'probably dead'

"I, as President, want people coming into our country who are going to help us become strong and great again."
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HuffPost Sun, 01/14/2018 - 19:04

Homeland Security Secretary Is Offended People Think Trump Is Racist

Nielsen, who was also in the meeting with Trump, said she could not recall him “using that exact phrase” to describe giving visas to individuals from certain countries.
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New York Daily News Sun, 01/14/2018 - 18:21

Rep. Mia Love, daughter of Haitian immigrants, thinks Trump 's--thole' comments were racist

Love has called on Trump to apologize for the remarks, which he Trump has denied making.
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