Miss USA Contestants Speak Out on Staying in the Pageant: ‘We Were Not Going to Let Our States Down’

3 Jul

ETOnline.com – Perhaps lost in the political scuffle between NBC and Univision’s decision to drop the Miss USA pageant, in light of offensive immigration comments made by pageant co-owner Donald Trump, are the contestants themselves, some of whom have real-life immigration stories they were hoping to share as part of their push to take home top honors in the July 12 competition.

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ET sat down with Miss California, Natasha Martinez, and Miss Texas, Ylianna Guerra, to hear their stories and their thoughts on the media whirlwind that has surrounded this year’s pageant.

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Read the full article here.

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