Bay Area Haitians disgusted by president's 'shithole' comments


But Democratic Senator Dick Durbin who was reportedly at the meeting said the USA president used "shitholes" in the context of African countries. "I'm deeply troubled that he occupies an institution that promotes democracy and he is damaging that institution that other countries look to as a model".

The White House has also led a almost yearlong campaign to reduce the number of refugees allowed into the United States, as part of broader immigration restriction efforts.

And according to data from the Department of Homeland Security, an average of just 100 Norwegians a year moved to the US from 2007 to 2016, CNN wrote.

A group of more than 2,900 Catholic sisters said they find it "appalling" that the president used "vulgar and offensive language to describe Haiti, El Salvador and countries in Africa".

Q. "Do you think that this is far and away more egregious than what [other presidents] said?"

"Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people", Shad said. Instead, she said, the country has been subjected to Trump's ire.

The tentative deal also addresses border security, including a border wall, the diversity visa lottery and chain migration, in which United States green-card holders can sponsor other family members for permanent residence in the country.

On Friday, however, U.S. Sen. Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and David Perdue, R-Ga., were also pushing for lowered levels of legal immigration.

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'I appreciate Senator Durbin's statements and have enjoyed working with him and many others on this important issue. 'The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used, ' he said. To no surprise, the president started tweeting this morning, denying that he used those words. "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA!"

Jacquet is among the Southwest Florida Haitian immigrants shocked at what the president said.

"These are shocking and shameful comments from the President of the United States", said Colville during a news briefing in Geneva.

Rebuke: Paul Ryan, the Speaker of the House and after Trump and Mike Pence, the third-most powerful Republican. rebuked the president for the words calling them "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful".

The fallout from alleged vulgar comments President Donald Trump made about immigration from Africa and Haiti continues.

The pan-African grouping represents 55 member states throughout the continent. Nigeria is one of the world's leading oil producers. "He knew it and we all knew it". "Anything that is not Anglo-Saxon, he has a bias against".

"The American ideal is embraced by people all over the globe". "Not just once but repeatedly".

Her comment comes at the end of a long day for the President, who has been nearly universally lambasted for his vulgar language and his distinctly unpresidential conduct. "Black, brown and in-betweens are going to be the majority in this country in a few years". So we're inviting him back to come and discover some of those the communities where Haitians live. Also, life expectancy in Norway is 2.5 years higher than here in the U.S.