Judge at TX naturalization ceremony: If you don’t like Trump as your pres., ‘go to another country’

Judge at TX naturalization ceremony: If you don’t like Trump as your pres., ‘go to another country’
Immigrants' naturalization ceremony, 2005. (Image: Joseph Sohm, Shutterstock)

[Ed. – The judge is right on, and he would have been right on if he’d been speaking about Obama in 2008 or 2012 too.  His point is that Trump is the duly elected president, and this is how we do things in the U.S.  If you don’t like it, you don’t have to stay.]

Donald Trump’s election looms over a U.S. citizenship ceremony in San Antonio, as the judge presiding over the ceremony says if you don’t like that Trump will be president, go to another country.

“I can assure you that whether you voted for him or you did not vote for him, if you are a citizen of the United States, he is your president,” Judge John Primomo said. “He will be your president and if you do not like that, you need to go to another country.”

The room at the Institute of Texan Cultures Thursday night was a melting pot, a collection of hopeful faces now bound together under one flag. During the ceremony, the federal judge presiding over the ceremony talked about Donald Trump’s election.

He went on to criticize Americans protestors who carry signs saying ‘He’s not my president,’ including some in San Antonio. Primomo lashed out against NFL players who take a knee during the national anthem.

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