HomeLocalNEVADA ILLEGAL ALIEN, ASTRID SILVA ATTACKED PRESIDENT TRUMP AS A RACIST IN THE DEMOCRATIC RESPONSE LAST NIGHT Local, Politics NEVADA ILLEGAL ALIEN, ASTRID SILVA ATTACKED PRESIDENT TRUMP AS A RACIST IN THE DEMOCRATIC RESPONSE LAST NIGHT March 1, 2017 Last night, Nevada illegal alien, Astrid Silva, gave the official Democratic response to President Trump’s State of the Union Speech to a national audience. Silva rose to national prominence as a close friend of Senator Harry Reid when she gave a primetime speech at the 2016 National Democratic Convention last summer. In spanish, Silva attacked President Trump for deporting Guadalupe García de Rayos, an illegal alien in the US for over 23 years with a felony record for identity theft. “Today Guadalupe is far from her children who are U.S. citizens and who are an example of the great impact that Trump’s actions have over the American people in general, not just on the undocumented community,” Silva went on to call President Trump a racist saying “In this country, there is no space for discrimination, racial profiling or persecution,” Silva said. “But sadly, this is what the Trump administration has brought forth for Latinos and immigrants.” According to CNN, over 76% of those who watched President Trump’s speech before a Joint session of Congress felt he did a good job.