Texas GOP's only female lawmaker calls on Trump to step down
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Texas' only female Republican lawmaker, Rep. Kay GrangerNorvell (Kay) Kay GrangerThe stakes are sky-high for the pro-life cause in the upcoming midterms Bipartisanship alive and well, protecting critical infrastructure McCarthy's path to Speaker gets more complicated MORE, on Sunday denounced Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpPaul Ryan defends Navy admiral after Trump's criticism Trump discussing visit overseas to troops following criticism: report Retired Army General: Trump is ‘acting like an 8th grader’ in attacking ex-Navy SEAL who led bin Laden operation MORE, urging the GOP nominee to step down from the ticket.


"We have heard rumors about the insensitive and vulgar things Mr. Trump says about women," Granger wrote in a statement to the Texas Tribune.

"But watching that video is disgusting. Mr. Trump should remove himself from consideration as Commander in Chief," she added.

The newly released tape of Trump making vulgar remarks about women sparked outrage on Friday, with many GOP lawmakers urging Trump to step down from the Republican ticket.

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