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Miss USA Winner R'Bonney Gabriel Reacts to Allegations That Pageant Was 'Rigged'

Miss USA Winner R'Bonney Gabriel Reacts to Allegations That Pageant Was 'Rigged'

The 2022 Miss USA pageant was held this week and R’Bonney Gabriel made history as the first Filipino-American woman to win the title.

In addition to her history-making win, R’Bonney was also the first Asian-American woman to be named Miss Texas USA.

In the days after the pageant, other contestants have spoken out with accusations that the competition was rigged.

Miss Montana Heather Lee O’Keefe alleged that “most of the Miss USA contestants feel very strongly that there was favoritism towards Miss Texas USA and we have the receipts to prove it.”

Click to the next slide to find out what R’Bonney Gabriel said in response…

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