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Allen West infuriated by LA mayor’s ‘reprehensible’ ‘brown face’ comment

Florida Republican Rep. Allen West slammed Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Thursday for saying Republicans think they can “just trot out a brown face” and make inroads into the Hispanic voting bloc.

“It’s reprehensible,” West told a gaggle of reporters. “So I guess if you’re a brown face and you’re a Demcorat it’s acceptable. If you’re a brown face and you’re not a Democrat, you get castigated as a token [minority].”

“We don’t need that,” West said.

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