Sen. Durbin was the only Democrat in the room at the time . But I will just say for the record: Senator Graham spoke up in a way that I respect very much, countering what the president had said about countries in Africa, reminding the president that his family did not come to America with great skills or wealth, but came here as most families do, looking for a chance to prove themselves and make this a better nation.
The third seed put up a ricky show against feisty young Russian Andrey Rublev , making 61 unforced errors in his 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 third round win at the Australian Open but what was most striking was the fact that whenever a crisis arose, he found a solution.
This account of the events surrounding Thursday's explosive meeting is based on interviews with more than a dozen White House officials, Capitol Hill aides and lawmakers. "It's part of border security". Nielsen , under oath, said she "did not hear" the word "s-hole", during an exchange with Sen. Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin, who was in the meeting, also confirmed Trump made the remark, although some Republican senators in the room said they did not remember hearing it.
Eskisehir Governor Ozdemir Cakacak told media that the the drivers of the bus were detained and the reason is under investigation. The state-run Anadolu Agency quoted the bus driver as telling police that he veered toward the side of the road to avoid what he thought was a stray dog.
Trump asked his physician, Dr Ronny Jackson, to add a cognitive screening test to the exam, and authorized him to release a battery of data from the tests. Graham has not disputed Durbin's account. Answering a question from Durbin, Nielsen replied, "I don't specifically remember a category - categorization of countries in Africa".
But both sides may now be even less willing to make concessions because a political defeat on the issue could be costly. Updated at 11.45am on Jan.20. as children. "The American people clearly want Congress to take care of veterans, combat the opioid crisis, ensure children have long-term access to health care and protect Dreamers", he said in a statement.
A 26th-minute penalty from Manu Trigueros and Real youth product Denis Cheryshev's first league goal in almost two years saw Javier Calleja's side, who beat Real at the Bernabeu for the first time ever last week, move up to 34 points and two ahead of Real.
The 2013 shutdown closed the Great Smoky Mountains National Park , costing area businesses thousands in visitor spending. The National Parks Service said this week that it planned to keep the parks accessible to the public even though the vast majority of its employees will be placed on mandatory furloughs if the shutdown begins.
In May 2017, Trump implied that Gonzalo Curiel, the USA federal judge presiding over a class action against the for-profit Trump University, could not fairly hear the case because of his Mexican heritage. Cotton (left) and Perdue each took swipes at Durbin after saying they couldn't remember if Trump made the remark. One person briefed on the meeting said when Durbin got to Haiti , Trump began to ask why we want people from Haiti and more Africans in the USA and added that the ...
On January 20, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan confirmed the beginning of the operation in Afrin. Turkey on January 20 launched a new ground and air operation against an enclave controlled by US -backed Kurdish fighters in northwestern Syria, disregarding USA warnings that such a move could destabilize the region further.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also held a phone conversation with U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson in the wake of the announcement of the air strikes on Saturday by Turkish Air forces, at Washington's request, the official told Xinhua news agency on the condition of anonymity.
According to The Washington Post , which first reported Mr Trump's alleged remarks, the billionaire said he would be open to higher levels of migration from Asian countries and Norway. But other conservative Christians called the president racist and said church leaders had a moral imperative to condemn him. "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting".
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said in televised comments that air strikes targeting the enclave, Afrin, were aimed at eliminating "elements" of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in Syria and Islamic State (IS) militants.
Still, if the Presidents wants to win the re-election, he better make sure to win the support of all the demographic groups in the U.S. The NBC/WSJ poll tests the tide of public opinion during a tumultuous time for the burgeoning American cannabis industry.
The athletes will be joined by 24 coaches and officials, as well as 21 North Korean media representatives. Three North Koreans will compete in the cross-country skiing and another three in the Alpine skiing slalom and giant slalom events. He added: "The Olympic Winter Games are hopefully opening the door to a brighter future on the Korean peninsula". But the North boycotted the 1988 Games in Seoul , so its presence in Pyeongchang - just 80 kilometres (50 miles) south of the demilitarised ...
Authorities say three people have died in Germany as a storm with high winds and snow sweeps across western Europe . At least 66 trucks were blown over by the wind. Normality and order slowly returned to Germany on Friday after it was battered by winter storm "Friederike ". With maximum gale gusts of 203 km per hour in mountainous areas, the storm brought powerful winds, heavy rains and even snowfall to parts of Germany on Thursday, causing at least eight fatalities and many ...
The foreign ministry of Russian Federation, whose opinion is seen as crucial in determining how far the operation goes, said it had received the news of the campaign with concern and urged restraint. Russian Federation said it would not get involved in the conflict. Syria "does not need a single dollar from the USA for reconstruction because this dollar is stained with the blood of the Syrians", the foreign ministry said, according to the Associated Press .
The torch, lit in Greece back in October, arrived in South Korea in November. He has threatened to rain "fire and fury" on the North, warning Kim he was on a "suicide mission" by developing nuclear missiles. Last week, the countries sat down for the first time in two years, when officials met in the "truce" village of Panmunjom in the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea.
Graham said the fiasco about whether or not Trump used the derogatory term in Thursday's meeting, and the greater issue of coming to an agreement on an immigration bill, "has turned into a 's-show'". " Trump is a racist , and he can call it whatever he thinks he's not". Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist , said the confidant, who wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condition of anonymity.
Erdogan said that after Afrin, the forces would also seek to oust the YPG from Manbij, a town to the east that the Kurdish militia also holds. Direct military action against territory held by Kurdish militia opens a new front in Syria's civil war and sees Ankara confronting Kurds allied to the United States at a time when Turkey's relations with Washington are reaching breaking point.
The Post's White House reporter, Josh Dawsey, said a White House official had told him there was a debate "internally" about the word used, with two senators - Republicans David Perdue and Tom Cotton - saying they had heard the latter.
In recent days, Turkey vowed to take action against the Syrian Kurds despite their alliance with the United States. Another US military official said US troops advising local allies in the Manbij area came under fire from these Turkish backed rebels "within the last week".
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US President Donald Trump has praised the "beautiful" pro-life cause and thanked the movement for its support for pregnant women in his live remarks to the Washington March for Life . We have the dishonor to be one of four countries who allow abortion in all nine months of pregnancy. "So important", he said amidst applause from the select audience in the Rose Gardens .
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