He Said, He Said: Lawmakers in Trump Meeting Appalled - Or 'Don't Recall'

He Said, He Said: Lawmakers in Trump Meeting Appalled - Or 'Don't Recall'

He Said, He Said: Lawmakers in Trump Meeting Appalled - Or 'Don't Recall'

After news of President Donald Trump reportedly referring to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as "s**thole countries" during an Oval Office meeting circulated on Thursday, Lemon went full-on real talk with viewers.

"I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday", Sen.

According to people present in the Oval Office meeting, Trump was frustrated that migrants from El Salvador, Haiti and certain African countries were allowed into the US.

But neither the U.S. president nor the White House disputed the most controversial of his remarks in which he used the word "shithole" to describe African nations and said he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead.

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois, confirmed the remarks, saying Trump "said these hate-filled things and he said them repeatedly".

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House Speaker Paul Ryan has long wanted to enact entitlement reforms through cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security . Ryan was responding to a question about Trump allegedly calling Haiti, as well as African nations, "s**thole countries".

"My colleague, Republican Sen".

Haiti said it was "deeply shocked and outraged" Trump's reported vulgar remark.

Republican Senator Pat Toomey tweeted, "I hope the President retracts the suggestion, attributed to him yesterday, that America should not want immigrants from countries which he was accused of describing disparagingly".

Many US media outlets reported the comments on Thursday, quoting witnesses or people briefed on the meeting.

As Fredericks was taken offscreen, Lemon said: "I was going to let him speak, until you doubly insulted me".

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Mr Trump continued: "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians".

"We, along with the President, are committed to solving an issue many in Congress have failed to deliver on for decades", they added. "Do we need more Haitians?" "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" he said.

"In the Hole", by artist Anthony Russo, responds to the president's comment, which has been decried as racist by the United Nations, with a stark illustration for the magazine's cover in its January 22 issue. During a 2016 campaign event in Miami, he said "the Haitian people deserve better" and told the audience of Haitian-Americans he wanted to "be your greatest champion, and I will be your champion".

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