Trump takes swipe at immigration 'from shithole countries'
14 January, 2018, 15:47
The American Civil Liberties Union says Trump "has been consistently honest about the white nationalism behind his immigration policies".
Underscoring the hurdles facing the effort, other Republicans also undercut the significance of the deal the half-dozen senators hoped to sell to Trump.
"Following comments by the president, I said my piece directly to him yesterday".
South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, the only Republican African-American senator, called the President's comments "disappointing". "I would not talk about nations like this, because I believe the people of those countries are made in the image of God and have worth and human dignity". James Lankford, R-Okla., said.
The US President later tweeted, "The Democrats seem intent on having people and drugs pour into our country from the Southern Border, risking thousands of lives in the process. Our immigration policy should reflect that truth, and our elected officials, including our President, should respect it". Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), the co-sponsor of a bill with Durbin to allow immigrants brought to the United States as children to stay and work, with a path to citizenship. "There's no room for racism in the Oval Office". In typical fashion, however, we are back to the Trump we've come to know, a man who simply can not hide his baser instincts.
Often, successful presidential candidates shed their campaign-trail rhetoric in search of a message that can be used to unify the American people behind the presidency. Bob Casey, D-Pa., said. Trump said, according to the Post.
As per The Washington Post, two sources briefed on the conversation say that during the portion of the conversation about Haiti - which came at the top of the exchange that led to the "shithole" comment - the president questioned why Haitians should be given specific consideration.
White House spokesman Raj Shah did not deny the comments were made, but said: "Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people". Trump said, according to these people, referring to countries mentioned by the lawmakers.
Love said her parents, who emigrated from Haiti, "never took a thing from our federal government".
Trump previously berated immigrants from Haiti, alleging that they all "have AIDS", and claimed Nigerians couldn't be relied on to "go back to their huts" after seeing America, according to a New York Timesreport from December 2017.
Trump was reportedly responding to a proposal to restore protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries.
Senator Campbell, who has been an outspoken critic of the uncertainty exhibited by the Trump Administration over whether and how long to extend any temporary status thus far granted to these refugees, said that the governor, despite his longstanding support of the President and his policies, can not stand by in silence.
At a forum Friday at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Ryan, R-Wis., said, "We just have to get it done".
He added: "I want a merit based system of immigration and people who will help take our country to the next level".
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Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton , compared Mr Trump's comments to Nazism. The White House has not denied the language, nor have the several Republican lawmakers in the meeting.
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