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11 Racist Remarks Made By Politicians: A Look Back (SLIDESHOW)

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens as former Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE) testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee,
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens as former Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE) testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Thursday, January 31, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Pete Marovich/MCT via Getty Images)

After drawing national attention for using the term "wetback" to describe workers employed by his father, Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) came under fire from politicians on both sides of the aisle in March.

Young apologized for the slur. But he isn't the only politician who has made racist remarks while serving in office:

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