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Brokaw says he feels terrible commentary offended Hispanics

 

January 27, 2019



NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's Tom Brokaw says he feels terrible that his comments on "Meet the Press" Sunday that Hispanics should work harder at assimilation "offended some members of that proud culture."

The former "NBC Nightly News" anchor tweeted in response to a social media backlash to what he had said earlier in the day during a discussion of the proposed border wall.

On the show, Brokaw said that many Republicans fear the rise of a new constituency in American politics "who will come here and all be Democrats.

"Also, I hear, when I push people a little harder, (people who say) 'well, I do...



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