(TalkingPointsMemo) Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer(R) defended Donald Trump's remarks calling Mexican immigrants "rapists" and killers on Thursday, saying that the presidential candidate and ex-reality TV star was simply dropping a truth bomb.
"I believe that Mr. Trump is kind of telling it like it really, truly is," Brewer said on "CNN Tonight," calling herself the governor of the "gateway of illegal immigration."
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She went on to echo Trump's repeated statements calling immigrants, "rapists, killers and drug dealers."