- Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ) and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) released the following statement in response to racist remarks made this week by President Trump during bipartisan immigration discussions at the White House.
In South Africa, a senior official of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) said Trump was "extremely offensive" when he used the term "s**thole countries" to describe developing countries.
In December 2015, as a presidential candidate, Mr Trump posted on Twitter that his medical report would "show perfection". A person familiar with talk at the meeting told CNN that Trump also said: "Why do we need more Haitians?"
As an immigration status allowed by law for certain countries experiencing dire conditions, such as a natural disaster, epidemic or war, tps protects individuals from deportation and authorizes them to work in the U.S.
Graham was at the Oval Office Thursday to present a bipartisan agreement to overhaul the nation's immigration system to Trump.
Trump asked why the USA needed more people from Haiti and Africa.
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Trump , a businessman and former reality TV star, based part of his appeal on the fact he was truly not a Washington insider. King also shared that people are excited about even the possibility of Winfrey running for the highest office in the land.
Using them, he said, implies that Latin American people are "worth nothing".
Here's what five of the lawmakers who attended the meeting said afterward about the controversy.
Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat in the room, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said.
'Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?' Trump said, according to two people who were briefed on the meeting and then leaked the comment to The Washington Post.
The public report from Trump's upcoming exam was also likely to be short and sweet, said George Annas, head of the Center for Health Law, Ethics and Human Rights at Boston University School of Public Health.
The tentative deal also addresses border security, including a border wall, the diversity visa lottery and chain migration, in which US green-card holders can sponsor other family members for permanent residence in the country.
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So far Greece has received 40.2 billion euros, and a new tranche is expected to be worth around 4.5 billion euros. More work stoppages are expected on Monday.
The letter also indicated that Trump's blood sugar level was 99 milligrams per deciliter, and his triglycerides, which are a type of fat found in the blood, were 61 mg/dL. "African-Americans believe that they migrated to America in chains, and when you speak about 'chain migration, ' it hurts them personally", Durbin said.
Former Swedish Prime Minister Carl Bildt had earlier tweeted that, judging by Solberg's visit, "keys to success with Trump are personal charm, a solid trade deficit with the U.S. and buying tons of United States military hardware". "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA!" Later in the morning (Jan. 12), he deflected the blame, tweeting: "Never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".
A source familiar with Thursday's meeting said the President did not refer to Haiti as a "shithole" country, though he did say it about countries in Africa.
"Sh**hole? Thought they said he was so impressed with us just last September?" I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians.
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) was not among the lawmakers in the White House meeting, but tweeted Friday that he heard about Trump's comments "directly following the meeting by those in attendance". "They were abhorrent and repulsive".
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