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Hispanic groups criticize Rep. Peck’s comments about illegal immigrants

Hispanic and human rights groups submitted petitions calling for state Rep. Virgil Peck's resignation Friday, March 25, 2011. Peck made a comment relating illegal immigrants to feral hogs March 14.

  • Florentino Camacho calls for Rep. Virgil Peck's resignation March 25, 2011
  • Myrna Orozco criticizes Rep. Virgil Peck's comments about immigrants March 25, 2011


geekin_topekan 6 years, 10 months ago

Perhaps the Christ Jesus brought them here for purpose.

bolshavik_vw 6 years, 10 months ago

Well I hate to say this to you. Senor El guapo. It is not about Hispanics committing Violence, It is about being Disrespected by a Politician, who should resign. It is totally wrong and unjustified. And it should not be tolerated. So yes he should resign.

strongarmcrunch 6 years, 10 months ago

It is about this country being a stone's throw away from what happened in Germany. If Peck goes unpunished, what will that say about us as Kansas people? What will that say about the GOP?

This man literally thought about killing other people. That is enough to have him shoved out of his legislative position and to bar him from politics for a lifetime.

He has literally tainted the face of the GOP.

Gregory Newman 6 years, 10 months ago

tainted the face of the GOP? You mean further exposed? When did yaw change?

Clara Westphal 6 years, 10 months ago

Maybe ICE should have been at that demonstration and made some arrests. Therein lies the problem. Our immigration laws are not enforced.

Jan Rolls 6 years, 10 months ago

It wasn't just hispanic groups that protested this racist.

wysiwyg69 6 years, 10 months ago

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BigPrune 6 years, 10 months ago

I originally was going to post some statement questioning if the League of United Latin American Citizens are financed by George Soros. They ARE! It should be reported everytime one of his groups is protesting something. He won't be happy until our country is in ruin.

Peck's comment was stupid, but this was blown way out of proportion.

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