Business Owner Recalls Clinton's Visit to Restaurant amid Trump's Visit to Valley

2 years 2 weeks 1 day ago Thursday, January 10 2019 Jan 10, 2019 January 10, 2019 3:58 PM January 10, 2019 in News - Local

MCALLEN – When President Donald Trump made his visit, the owner of a historic Mexican restaurant was hopeful for another VIP visitor.

The owner of Casa Del Taco, Sergio Licon, explains former President Bill Clinton made a visit to his restaurant in February of 2000.

He further explains a former president of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, also visited his restaurant.

"I felt proud because we had a small restaurant and this helped us a lot so the people started paying attention to us," explains Licon.

KRGV’s Trason Bragg explains Licon is hopeful President Trump will make a visit to his restaurant next time his is in the Rio Grande Valley.

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