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NOTICIAS TELEMUNDO EXCLUSIVE: ESCOBAR (D-TX), GARCÍA (D-TX) AND MUCARSEL-POWELL (D-FL) ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S IMPEACHMENT

Representatives Verónica Escobar (D-TX), Sylvia García (D-TX), and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D-FL) Granted Noticias Telemundo their First-ever Joint Exclusive Interview

“We Have a President for whom the Constitution Is Nothing, and for us, it Is All,”* Said Verónica Escobar (D-TX)

“For them (Republicans), Donald Trump Is Like a King,” Remarked Representative García (D-TX)

Miami -December 19, 2019- Congresswomen Verónica Escobar (D-TX), Sylvia García (D-TX), and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D-FL) granted their first-ever joint exclusive interview to Noticias Telemundo’s Washington, D.C. Senior Correspondent Cristina Londoño. The Democratic Representatives discussed President Trump’s impeachment a day after the historic vote. Highlights of the interview will air today Noticias Telemundo at 6:30 pm / 5:30 CT and the full interview will be available for streaming on NoticiasTelemundo.com and the Noticias Telemundo properties on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.

Next some interview highlights:

“It was a tragedy, because we have a President for whom the constitution is nothing, and for us, it is all.”*

Verónica Escobar (D-TX).

“I don’t know how (Republicans) can’t see what’s happening, I think that what’s happening is that they don’t say anything because they are afraid of Donald Trump. Because for them, Donald Trump is like a king.”

Sylvia Garcia (D-TX).

“Donald Trump can become a dictator.”

Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D-FL).


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*Rush translation from rough transcript, subject to change.