​"He speaks perfect English."


What: President Donald Trump complimented a Hispanic Border Patrol agent's ability to speak english during a White House event on Monday.


During the event honoring Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Border Protection​, Trump  introduced ​agent Adrian Anzaldua by commending his english fluency. 


“Come here, come here, you’re not nervous,” Trump said. "He speaks perfect english."


Why: Trump's comments fuel concerns about his perspectives on minorities. 


Trump's outlook on minorities has continually been questioned, especially in light of his ​controversial immigration ​policy. Some commentators have ​argued that supporting Trump makes you racist. 

Trump's latest remarks left baffled some commentators on social media. 

 Another commentator was upset that Trump failed to focus on the agent's accomplishments.

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