Durbin said after the Oval Office meeting that Trump's words to the senators were "vile, hate-filled and clearly racial in their content". Trump has himself denied having used that word but has admitted using "tough" language in the meeting.
The economies of China and United States are large and the differences between the two countries inevitable and natural, Lu quoted President Xi as saying. The chronic USA trade deficit with China totaled more than $371 billion in the past year, meaning that the U.S.is importing more goods worth that much from China compared to products it is exporting to China.
But a US senator attendingthe meeting said the president repeatedly called the countries "shitholes". Dick Durbin, who attended, and others who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly. immigration programme blocking the deportation of hundreds of thousands of young people brought to the United States illegally as children. The program shielded these immigrants, often referred to as "Dreamers", from deportation and granted them permits to work.
Anthony Scaramucci, whose brief tenure as White House communications director ended shortly after his expletive-filled comments about his administration colleagues appeared in The New Yorker , said Trump "is not a racist". They were also instructed to emphasize areas of shared cooperation. Trump has been accused of describing African nations as " shithole countries " during a meeting with US senators last week.
Macy Hornug said she was nursing her child very discretely when the franchise owner approached and asked her to either cover up or get out. Hornung says she was barely showing more than the upper portion of her breast. Ziggy won't nurse with a cover, so Macy packed up her things and left with her husband Casey. After getting back home, the couple posted this review, and took to Facebook to share her 'customer experience'.
I'm not a racist", Trump said Sunday, after reporters asked him to respond to those who think he is. Trump has not only denied making the statements that sparked a firestorm, but over the weekend insisted that he is not racist. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) said on Sunday that he heard from participants about the president's comments soon afterwards. "There are many reasons a president shouldn't say such a thing", the editors of the National Review said .
President Trump is clearly more concerned with ending the future flow of immigrants from Africa and the African diaspora than providing relief to Dreamers who came here through no fault of their own. The company said that it will use the money to boost tourism in Haiti, El Salvador and countries in Africa, reported Fortune . When Trump was asked on Sunday if he considered that the comments had made it hard to obtain an immigration agreement, Trump responded: "Have you seen what ...
The British Parliament's Opposition Leader and chief of the UK Labour Party said he was "concerned" by Israel's refusal to grant entry to members of organizations promoting the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, and blasted President Donald Trump for his "failure" to back the United Nations and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
The UAE authority later said a second Emirati passenger plane bound for Bahrain was also intercepted by Qatari fighter jets. It was further stated that this was an act that threatens the security of civil aviation and overlooks global law and agreements.
DACA has protected about 800,000 people who were brought to the USA illegally as children or came with families who overstayed visas. The department announced in a press release that it intends to take the "rare step" of seeking Supreme Court review even as it filed a notice of appeal in the San Francisco-based 9th U.S.
All archdiocesan schools in Washington, St. Tammany, and Jefferson Parishes will also close tomorrow. All after-school activities on both campuses are cancelled. Meteorologists expect that the Opelika-Auburn communities will start seeing snow flurries later this evening at 7 p.m., with the possibility of risky driving conditions developing in the hours following.
Windhoek-Namibia has joined Botswana, Ghana, and the African Union in condemning the remark of US President Donald Trump in which he is reported to have referred to African states as "sh**hole countries". The deal included a pathway to citizenship for "Dreamers" and $1.6 billion for border security, including Trump's promised border wall. "I don't think the remarks were productive by any stretch of the imagination, yet I likewise believe that, to be reasonable, we shouldn't make ...
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A Siena poll in November put Cuomo's favorability rating at 52 percent. The Siena College poll found 62% of registered voters in NY have a favorable opinion of Cuomo and only 30% have an unfavorable view, his best rating in almost four years and a stark improvement from his 52%-43% showing in Siena's November poll of likely voters.
It was previously used by former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer, who relinquished it to Sanders in August, and before that, by the Obama administration. Day the Donald Trump way, by parsing one of his blatantly racist statements. Trump starred in the NBC show The Apprentice for 15 seasons. TV shows and the Presidency are two very different things.
Noting there were Africans and Haitians in the congregation, the pastor said they were "owed an apology", but "probably won't get one". "It is alleged that a hurtful, dehumanizing, visceral, guttural, ugly adjective that I can not repeat in church, was allegedly used to characterize some of the nations of Africa ", Watson said in his Sunday sermon, which was posted on the church's Facebook page.
After "Fox & Friends" questioned the wisdom of that stance on Thursday morning, Trump quoted the show in a tweet and suddenly criticized the surveillance program that his spokeswoman had said he endorsed. Sanders insisted that it includes technology and a "number of things", much of which she claimed was discussed during the president's meeting that the press attended.
A Winter Weather Alert Day has been issued for Tuesday due to a winter storm impacting the ArkLaTex. " Most of the precipitation is going to be pretty light", said Daniels. Snow is expected to arrive after 4 p.m. Northwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Plan on slippery road conditions.
Gas prices have risen to an average $2.51 for a gallon of regular unleaded in MA. Prices had increased across most of the country in the past week but the increase had not traveled south into Florida until now. Factors like lower levels of both domestic production and supply, cold weather in North America, unrest in Iran and strong economic growth helped spur the increase.
Never mind that the second syllable of that word doesn't change the meaning of Trump's comments one iota. Sen. Durbin was having none of it, saying if Trump truly feels his comments are being "misrepresented" then he should release any existing recordings from the Oval Office meeting.