The president had grown frustrated with lawmakers Thursday in the Oval Office when they discussed protecting immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries as part of a bipartisan immigration deal, according to several people briefed on the meeting.
The Washington Post reported Wednesday that Trump used the word "shithole" during a meeting on immigration reform to refer to African countries and Haiti.
Trump criticised immigration to his country from El Salvador, Haiti and the African continent, by calling the group "shithole countries" at a meeting with Congress members at the White House on Thursday, according to U.S. media. Richard Durbin of IL - after Trump reportedly made the comment at an Oval Office meeting, where he was also is claimed to have said disparaging things about Haitian immigrants. He also reportedly suggested that the U.S. should bring in more people from countries like Norway.
President Trump tweeted he never said anything derogatory about Haitians, other than Haiti is a very poor and troubled country.
"When the question was raised about Haitians, for example - we have a group that have temporary protected status in the United States because they were the victims of crises and disasters and political upheaval". But the suggestion Trump directed his wrath at these nations or their governments rather than their residents who are desperate to escape to a better life here is at odds with his record and with the message received by those in the room. Why should we accept any less from the President of the United States of America?
The tentative deal also addresses border security, including a border wall, the diversity visa lottery and chain migration, in which U.S. green-card holders can sponsor other family members for permanent residence in the country. "True to his tradition, he did not apologize, and denied that he used the 'sh-hole" word but did admit he used some "tough language". "I cried", Farah Larrieux said.
Lemon played a tape of Trump's proclamation announcement, made only one day after reports of the president calling African nations "sh*thole countries". He was said to have said the words during a meeting on immigration at the White House.
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Another Republican, Representative Mia Love of Utah, is a child of Haitian immigrants.
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The comments came during a meeting over immigration reform, a topic that Democrats are trying to tie to the shutdown fight. Tom Cotton and David Perdue , said they "do not recall the President saying these comments specifically".
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Trump's derogatory remarks cited by the Washington Post and New York Times were in reference to African countries and Haiti. Ghana is widely seen as a stable, peaceful country in an often turbulent region, and has close ties to the United States.
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