On Friday, the African Union expressed "dismay and outrage" at the reports and demanded that Trump apologise.
As he addressed reporters outside of a Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing, Graham said that President Trump is not being served well by his staff. I understand that. But I'll tell you this: "I stand by every word I said about what was said and what happened".
DURBIN: Did you hear me use profanity?
Trump also denied making the statements attributed to him, but avoided the details of what he did or did not say.
A closer look at opinions on different groups of immigrants to the USA shows little public concern over an influx of people from some of the countries Trump reportedly maligned, although Trump voters were roughly twice as likely to say Africa sends too many immigrants than to say the same about Europe.
It comes after the Trump administration confirmed it will no longer provide immigration status for El Salvador immigrants, would could see 200,000 Salvadorans leave the U.S. from September next year.
The last three days have been consumed by this debate: Did President Donald Trump refer to several foreign countries as "shitholes" or not?
The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.
Trump tweeted, "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting".
A broad majority of Americans, regardless of whom they voted for in the last election, still believe that the U.S.is a nation of immigrants, and just over half said that immigration is, on the whole, a good thing for the country.
However, Trump had, while signing the proclamation for King's Day on Wednesday, said the late civil rights leader "dedicated his life to a vision: that all Americans would live free from injustice and enjoy equal opportunity as children of God". The White House also did not explicitly deny the comments.
According to a notice by the Federal Aviation Administration issued Monday, the president is expected to return to Palm Beach and stay until Sunday. "It doesn't change what they do", Goldstein said. "Why don't we get more people from Norway?'" Durbin said. On Sunday, they backtracked and challenged other senators' descriptions of the remarks. "The opposition, the Democrats, are just showing absolute signs and definitions of what hypocrisy looks like", said Sanders.
NIELSEN: I remember specific cuss words being used by a variety of members. "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation", Perdue said on ABC's "This Week". They don't want to stop drugs, and they want to take money away from our military, which we can not do.
"The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used", Trump wroteon Twitter on January 12. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!"
Trump was responding to questions as he met with Kazakhstan's president Nursultan Nazarbayev (nur-sul-TAHN' nah-sar-BAH'-yev) at the White House on Tuesday. After the President made these outrageous statements, with these vulgarities, I was sitting to the left of Lindsey, Lindsey was sitting closer to the President than we're sitting.
DACA, which is an acronym for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, allows illegal immigrants who came here before they turned 16 to apply for protection from deportation.
Trump tweeted Sunday that the program is "probably dead" and blamed Democrats. When Trump says he wants to bar Haitians and Africans, he aims to admit fewer black people. "I think both are based upon racial perspectives I think are highly objectionable to large numbers of our caucus, correctly so, and in any event are items to be discussed in the terms of comprehensive immigration reform".
Trump said Democrats aren't for securing the border or stopping the flow of drugs, but are for taking money away from the military.
Snow possible on Thursday; today's high, 54
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