Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat in the room, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. He said those things. "I use those words advisably". U.S. President Donald Trump answers a question during a joint news conference with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the White House in Washington , U.S., January 10, 2018.
The White House did not deny the president made these comments in a statement on Thursday, but Trump took to Twitter on Friday morning and refuted he used such language, at least in connection to Haiti . He also suggested his future meetings with lawmakers be recorded. "In the spirit of the people of Haiti we feel in the statements, if they were made, the president was either misinformed or miseducated about Haiti and its people", Paul G.
NYPD officers arrested Brooklyn Councilman Jumaane Williams after a peaceful protest became violent due to the detention of immigrant activist Ravi Ragbir during an ICE check-in on Thursday morning in Lower Manhattan. "Obviously we are incredibly disappointed and, frankly, outraged by this decision", Das told VOA. "He has demonstrated the kind of character that we need more of".
In turn, it will lead to larger FDI inflows contributing to growth of investment, income and employment. The easing of rules for Air India would allow foreign airlines to buy a minority stake in a carrier with a fleet of about 150 planes, and landing and parking slots at lucrative airports from London to NY.
Though Mrs May was the first world leader to visit the President in the White House after his inauguration last January, it's surprising - given the importance of the so-called "special relationship" between the two countries - that he's not yet travelled to these shores.
Seoul's Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung, briefing reporters during a break in the talks, said the South had "also raised the need to end acts that can escalate tensions on the Korean Peninsula and to resume dialogue to bring peace to the Korean Peninsula, such as [North Korea's] denuclearization".
While driving, the man hit a parked vehicle before plowing into the front of the supermarket. Soon the adventure was over, however, and the "tankman" smashed into a store window, destroying a auto parked nearby. Witnesses believed the man was intoxicated at the time, which seems apparent. The shop was not licensed to sell alcohol that early in the morning, the agency added.
The House voted decisively Thursday to reauthorize a powerful government authority to conduct foreign surveillance on us soil, overcoming opposition from privacy advocates and confusion sown by a series of contradictory and seemingly misinformed tweets from President Trump questioning his own administration's support for the program.
Liverpool are also unbeaten at home this season and in the last 22 games against Manchester City in Anfield , the visitors have won just twice. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has set a Premier League record by being named manager of the month four consecutive times.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said that President Donald Trump's administration might halt funding the United Nations Relief and Works Agency ( UNRWA ) - the UN body tasked with helping Palestinian refugees - until the Palestinians agree to engage in peace talks with Israel again.
Statewide bandh called was against the state government's alleged failure to stop violence at Bhima- Koregaon incident. A day after Koregaon , violence erupted in Pune on Monday over the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Battle of Koregaon , claiming the life of a Nanded youth.
Our commentary game on Premier League Live with Sky Sports comes from Stamford Bridge in a meeting of the last two clubs to lift the league title go head to head. Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti also won 25, with Mourinho drawing and Ancelotti losing their 31st home games in charge. Author's Verdict: The in-form side, Chelsea are favourites to win the clash.
According to State Department officials, Feely will serve until March 9. The White House released a statement immediately following The Washington Post's report , notably not denying that the president made these comments . Made up by Dems. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" tweeted Trump . He has served since 2016, appointed by former president Barack Obama, in a foreign service appointment which typically lasts around three years.
Wesley Mathews later changed his statement to say that she died after choking while he was forcing her to drink milk, following which he was arrested . A phone message left by the news agency seeking comment from Mathews' attorney wasn't returned on Friday. "Wesley Mathews then physically assisted the 3-year-old in drinking the milk", last year's affidavit states.
In the statement on your decision to remove Florida, you indicated that President Trump had directed you to reestablish our country's offshore oil and gas leasing program in a way that "takes into consideration the local and state voice". When asked what caused the administration to change its position on Florida drilling, Zinke said bluntly, "The governor". Almost every governor of states on the East and West coasts have demanded to be exempted from the proposal after Zinke granted an ...
According to IDF estimates, some 850 Palestinians participated in clashes in 17 locations in the West Bank and more than 1,000 in four locations along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel. Israel captured the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built dozens of settlements there. Israel's occupation of East Jerusalem effectively put the entire city under de facto Israeli control.
The White House announced earlier this week that Jackson would take the unusual step of answering questions about the president's exam during the daily briefing next Tuesday. Mr Bornstein had previously written about Mr Trump's health in glowing terms, stating in 2015 he would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency".
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The President, who has since denied he used a slur to describe Haiti and Africa , reportedly contrasted undeserving Haitians seeking American refuge with Norwegian immigrants - whose skin color presumably makes them the kind of immigrants more likely to Make America Great Again.
For his part, President Trump has continually protested his innocence, describing the investigation as "the single greatest Witch Hunt in American history", while Republican lawmakers have begun to grumble that Mueller's team is filled with Democrat-leaning lawyers.