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Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

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President Trump demanded to know at a White House meeting why he should accept immigrants from Haiti and African countries rather than people from places like Norway.

Did Trump use vulgar language at an immigration meeting? It depends who you ask

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On Friday, Trump denied using the language, about Haiti, and tried to turn the conversation to Democrats.

‘Like throwing gasoline to the fire’: Trump’s explosive remark roils immigration debate

Immigration talks on Capitol Hill foundered Thursday after the White House and some GOP lawmakers rejected a tentative deal from a bipartisan Senate group. President Trump had already lashed out at the bipartisan group, using incendiary…

Trump balks at deal on immigrants, derides their countries with vulgar term

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During a meeting with lawmakers, President Donald Trump expressed frustration with people coming to the U.S. from "shithole countries," according to multiple sources.

Trump's immigration remarks lambasted from left and right

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President Donald Trump on Friday denied using certain "language" during a private meeting with lawmakers as fury spread over his comments about immigrants. But neither he nor the White House disputed the most controversial of his remarks:…

Trump's Vulgar Remarks on Immigration Confirmed by Senator

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Reports that U.S. President Donald Trump used a vulgar term to describe Haiti and African nations have been confirmed by Illinois Senator Dick Durbin, who was in an Oval Office meeting Thursday when the President called them "s**thole…

Trump references foreign countries with vulgar language during immigration meeting

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President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. should permit more immigrants from "shithole countries" after senators discussed revamping rules affecting entrants from Africa and Haiti, according to three people briefed on the…

Trump's immigration remarks lambasted from left and right

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President Donald Trump on Friday denied using certain "language" during a private meeting with lawmakers as fury spread over his comments about immigrants. But neither he nor the White House … Click to Continue »

Trump's immigration remarks lambasted from left and right

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday denied using certain “language” during a private meeting with lawmakers as fury spread over his comments about immigrants. But neither he nor the White House disputed the most controversial of…

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