Pennsylvania State Senator Defends Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa

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A Pennsylvania State Senator is coming to the defense of a Texas State Senator from the Rio Grande Valley.

It comes after a statement by President Donald Trump that he could ruin the career of Senator Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa.

Those words from the president after a Texas sheriff briefed him about a bill introduced by Hinojosa.

The bill would make it tougher for law enforcement agencies to seize property from drug dealers.

The lawmaker from Pennsylvania, Daylin Leach, used profanity and made fun of Trump. Describing the president as an ape. The tweet has been retweeted over a thousand times.

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