Those are the question asked today inside the White House during an event to honor Martin Luther King, Junior.
In a statement Friday, the National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC), which held events to help DACA applicants process their paperwork, said, "It is unacceptable that the president of the United States would attack a bipartisan effort with his racist, xenophobic, and ill-informed language and beliefs". "Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?" the President reportedly asked lawmakers, arguing that the USA should have more people coming from countries like Norway.
Dodging the questions, the President said goodbye to his guests and rushed out of the room.
Trump then suggested that the United States should instead bring more people from countries such as Norway, whose prime minister he met with Wednesday.
The president made the shocking remark Thursday during a bi-partisan meeting at The White House on immigration. On Friday (local time) the President tweeted that his language was "tough" but insisted he did not say anything derogatory about Haiti aside from noting it's a poor country. "Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people", he said. 'The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used, ' he said.
Siplin's district includes Orlando's tourist district, where many Haitian immigrants are employed. He reportedly added that the USA should admit more people from countries like Norway.
Former Presidents Clinton and George W. Bush visited Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, to lead USA fundraising efforts following the January 12, 2010, quake.
AU demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' comment
Durbin said Friday that he had hoped for White House approval of the bipartisan deal. "We're better than this". Trump engaged in a belated attempt at damage control early Friday. "They're shithole countries .
"The statement that he made is not from the entire America, it is from only one person", Charitable said. When I mentioned that fact to him, he said, 'Haitians?
Lemon expressed his unsurprised disgust at Trump, reiterating his numerous racist statements and actions, from calling Mexicans "rapists" to defending neo-Nazis in Charlottesville to saying all Haitians have AIDS. Of course, the president denies using the word, only owning up to using "tough language" during the immigration talks.
In short, they say, those countries are sh**holes, and due to their sh**holity, we need to allow immigration from them.
"And he said them repeatedly".
Ah, so it's not that Trump is opposed to all immigration, just immigration from people who aren't white.
"Why don't I believe him?"
"We know he's a racist".
Dick Durbin says he had high hopes of securing President Trump's approval of a bipartisan plan for "Dreamers" when he and South Carolina Republican Sen.