Cornyn: ‘I didn’t know Gov. Palin was bilingual!’

Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) joked on Twitter on Monday about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s use of Spanish slang during an appearance on Fox News Sunday.

Palin, commenting on Arizona’s controversial immigration law, had remarked that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) “has the cojones [testicles] that our president does not have.”
Cornyn tweeted, “I didn’t know Gov. Palin was bilingual!”

Palin went on to say, in English, “We’re very, very thankful that they [Brewer and other governors] are willing to go toe-to-toe and go all the way to the Supreme Court if need be and get this thing resolved.”