Week In Politics: Democratic Sen. Durbin Says Trump 'Repeatedly' Used Vulgar Slur

Trevor Noah, Kimmel, and Colbert blast Trump's 'shithole' comments: 'I don't know how to break this to you, but I think the president might be racist'

UN Official Calls Trump Racist

Trump wrote on Twitter Friday morning. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told him that the words reportedly used by Trump were accurate. Jeffress says Trump has courage and deserved gratitude for his leadership. According to Time, the president's remarks drew widespread condemnation from world leaders. "I've always believed that America is an idea, not defined by its people but by its ideals", Graham said in the statement, as Talking Points Memo reports.

The comments come amid worldwide outage over a Washington Post report that Trump referred to people from Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as coming from "shithole countries" country during an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers about US immigration policy on Thursday.

Yesterday, President Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as "shithole countries". "He said these hate-filled things, and he said them repeatedly", Durbin added.

Former Haitian President Laurent Lamothe said the "world is witnessing a new low today" and called the U.S. leader's remarks "totally unacceptable!"

His comments on Thursday also threatened to further imperil immigration talks aimed at extending protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many of whom were brought to the country as children and are now here illegally. Never said "take them out". The White House did not deny them.

Another reporter shouted a question about Trump's reported comments, repeating the word "s***hole". They're shithole countries. We should have more people from Norway.

"Graham, in a statement Friday, said he spoke directly with Trump about the comments after the meeting and made it Trump now knows" how I feel".

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He added: "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA!".

"I personally don't think that President Trump is a racist in traditional sense", Isaac Newton Farris Jr. told CNN. And the P-G was recently criticized for an editorial supporting U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recent directive on enforcement of federal marijuana laws. Ben Carson, U.S. secretary of Housing and Urban Development and the sole African-American member of Trump's Cabinet. I want a merit based system of immigration and people who will help take our country to the next level. "I have found the people to be creative, hardworking, brave, and persistent", Clinton said. He said, "I will not be diverted from all possible efforts to continue negotiating to stop the deportations".

Before signing a proclamation honoring Dr. King, Trump requested to speak privately with Farris. That's according to three people who were briefed on the conversation but weren't authorized to describe it publicly.

Trump on Thursday rejected a pitch from a bipartisan team of senators on a compromise immigration deal to protect DACA participants while increasing border security.

Trump's contemptuous description of an entire continent startled lawmakers in the meeting and immediately revived charges of racism.

Trump seemed to deny making the remark, but multiple senators from both parties that were in the meeting either confirmed or did not dispute it.

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