Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe tweeted, "SHAME ON TRUMP!". "Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems".
The slur was "the exact word used by the president ― not just once, but repeatedly", said Durbin. "Probably should record future meeting - unfortunately no trust".
As Senator Graham made his presentation, the president interrupted him several times with questions and in the course of his comments said things which were hate-filled, vile and racist.
US President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting on prison reform in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, yesterday. "You've seen the comments in the press", Durbin said at an event in Chicago.
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The storm over Trump's alleged language follows a New York Times story a year ago about a meeting in which Trump allegedly said Haitian immigrants "all have AIDS".
The New Yorker responded to President Donald Trump's reported "shithole" comment by giving a sneak peek of its upcoming magazine cover.
"We all came to this country, we all made it great", said Pascale Millien-Faustin, of the Haitian Women Association of CT.
On Thursday, while rejecting a pitch from a bipartisan team of senators on a compromise immigration deal, Trump - according to sources briefed on the meeting - referred to African countries and told the senators, "Why do we want all these people from shithole countries coming here?"
Hugo Martinez, El Salvador's foreign minister, called on the US government to confirm or deny Trump's statements. Durbin also said that Sen. Trump then suggested that the United States should instead bring more people from countries like Norway, whose prime minister he met with on Wednesday.
Trump has falsely claimed that other countries use the diversity visa lottery to send their "worst people" to the U.S.