Trump said Sunday: "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?"
When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Durbin said Trump replied, "We don't need more Haitians'".
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The chairman of Carillion , Philip Green, said it was a "very sad day" for the company's 43,000 staff, suppliers and customers. This means that contracts were drawn up so that if Carillion failed, other contractors would take over its responsibilities.
"Honestly, I don't think the Democrats want to make a deal".
The South African government said in a statement that it planned to call on the U.S. Chargé d'Affaires - the United States' second most senior diplomat at the U.S. Embassy in the capital Pretoria - on Monday over Trump's alleged vulgar comments.
The government of Botswana said it had summoned the USA ambassador to the southern African nation to "express its displeasure" over Trump's reported comments, which it views as "highly irresponsible, reprehensible and racist". White House spokesman Raj Shah did not deny these remarks while issuing a statement saying Trump supports immigration policies that welcome "those who can contribute to our society". From the Dems, Senate Minority Whip Richard J. Durbin (Ill.) said that the denial the US President offered was false and that he "said things that were hate-filled, vile and racist". He then goes on to flatly proclaim how Trump is a "racist both in his actions and his words", denouncing a previous CNN interview which saw the highly contested president identify himself as "the least racist person that you've ever met".
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Regardless of his apparent denial, the worldwide condemnations have continued to roll in.
"I don't think the comments were constructive at all, but I also think that, to be fair, we shouldn't draw conclusions that he didn't intend", the Kentucky Republican said on NBC's Meet The Press. "Our countrymen are hard-working people, who are always contributing to the countries where they're living and, of course, also in our country". He called the new stories a "gross misrepresentation". I said "I'd have a good relationship with Kim Jong Un", a big difference", Trump had tweeted earlier, adding: "Fortunately we now record conversations with reporters. and they knew exactly what I said and meant. "Again, I'm not saying this is better".
"I highly criticize any such remarks made by POTUS-beneath the office & unhelpful to critical immigration negotiations", Lance wrote on Twitter.
Nah, I am not a racist, says Trump after 'shithole countries' comment
Dick Durbin of IL , the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. Senator Dick Durbin of IL , the only Democrat in the room, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said.
Republican Senator Jeff Flake said Sunday he was told about the remarks by colleagues who attended the meeting, before the news reports emerged. Trump also tweeted on Friday morning that he did not use the "language" that had been reported.