What Did Goya CEO Said .
The CEO of the Spanish food industry GOYA , Robert Unanue made the following statements during the Hispanic businesses and leaders round-table meeting with president Trump
“We’re all truly blessed at the same time to have a leader like President Trump, who is a builder.”
He added, “We have an incredible builder. And we pray. We pray for our leadership, our president, and we pray for our country — that we will continue to prosper and grow.” The Blaze Reported.
The Hill in it’s report released video of the CEO showering praises on Trumpt.
Goya Foods CEO Robert Unanue: “We’re all truly blessed… to have a leader like President Trump who is a builder.” pic.twitter.com/2VdG4qAnpK
— The Hill (@thehill) July 9, 2020
Call For Boycott.
His statement angered many democratic leaders in Washington and other part of the country who took to twitter and other social media platforms to call on the general public to boycott the company and it’s products.
In his call for the general public to boycott the company, front-line Spanish politician and former Mayor of San Antonio, Texas, Julián Castro wrote on twitter.
.@GoyaFoods has been a staple of so many Latino households for generations.
Now their CEO, Bob Unanue, is praising a president who villainizes and maliciously attacks Latinos for political gain. Americans should think twice before buying their products. #Goyaway https://t.co/lZDQlK6TcU
— Julián Castro (@JulianCastro) July 9, 2020
A Latino group that called themselves Latinos/Latinas are “HUMAN BEINGS” America , with a twitter handle @EusebiaAq , posted an image of Spanish child under immigration cage and wrote.
Latinos/Latinas are “HUMAN BEINGS” America.
Recall that Trump’s immigration policies has been very hash on Latinos in America, with the president cancelling DACA, an Obama era program that gave undocumented immigrant children who came to the United States on no fault of the own the right to work and live legally in the country.
My husband @RobertCooper58 is Cuban and he’s been cooking with @GoyaFoods for as long as I can remember — but no more. We just cleaned out our pantry closet and threw out EVERY one of their products. Adios, Goya!! #BoycottGoya pic.twitter.com/YOGENCs2OM
— Jon Cooper 🇺🇸 (@joncoopertweets) July 10, 2020
— A.J. Perez (@byajperez) July 10, 2020
“We’re all truly blessed at the same time to have a leader like President Trump, who is a builder,” Unanue said during the Rose Garden speech.
— Javier Muñoz (@JMunozActor) July 10, 2020