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Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-N.M.), President of the Hispanic Caucus of Congress, speaks at the Capitol in January in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. She rejected President Trump's invitation to the reception of Hispanic Heritage Month of the White House. (J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

The Hispanic Caucus in Congress rejected President Trump's invitation to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on the grounds that the rhetoric and anti-immigrant policies of his administration transform the celebration into an act of hypocrisy.