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Tzintzún Ramirez deals with back-to-back criticism in Democratic primary to challenge Cornyn

The candidate has had to confront backlash to two episodes in recent days: comments about her Mexican heritage and an endorsement from actress Susan Sarandon.

Cristina Tzintzún, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, speaks at event for democratic supporters at Collin County Community College on Sept. 5, 2019.

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