A White House spokesperson defended the comment, saying: "Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people".
Many of Trump's supporters, no doubt, would argue that is a pretty accurate description some countries and that while the president was being crude, this was just Trump cutting through all the politically correct jargon to get to the heart of the matter.
In a series of tweets posted a few minutes ago, Trump had argued: "The so-called bipartisan DACA deal presented yesterday to myself and a group of Republican Senators and Congressmen was a big step backwards". Another asked whether Durbin was lying about his version of the meeting.
"You've seen the comments in the press".
On Friday, Trump seemingly denied using the widely reported offensive language. It is not true.
According to an article by Reuters, Trump is said to have referred to some as "shithole countries", as per two sources familiar with the comments.
He is being criticized by both Democrats and Republicans for what he said.
"Never said 'take them out, '" Trump said, likely a way for him to say he never requested deportation for those receiving temporary legal protection. The president also asked if Haiti could be left out of the plan, reports the New York Times, "Why do we want people from Haiti here?" After headlines, we'll have more on President Trump's racist remarks.
They were explaining how certain immigration programs operate, including one to give safe haven in the United States to people from countries suffering from natural disasters or civil strife. "They're racist", U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) said.
A Nigerian activist in Chicago said the president has it all wrong on immigration.
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