Politics Trump tweets about DACA amid 's**thole' controversy

18:20  13 january  2018
18:20  13 january  2018 Source:   CNN

'S---hole' projected onto Trump hotel

  'S---hole' projected onto Trump hotel The word "shithole" was projected onto President Trump's D.C. hotel Saturday. Video shows the word, along with the "poop" emoji, being projected onto the property. "Pay Trump bribes here" "emoluments welcome," and "we are all responsible to stand up and end white supremacy" were also projected onto the building.Trump has face d intense backlash for calling Haiti, El Salvador and African nations "s**thole countries" during an Oval Office meeting on immigration this week."Why are we having all these people from s**thole countries come here?" Trump reportedly said, before suggesting that the U.S.

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to blame Democrats for stalled immigration negotiations amid backlash over vulgar comments he made in the Oval Office while meeting with lawmakers this week.

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to blame Democrats for stalled immigration negotiations amid backlash over vulgar comments he made in the Oval Office while meeting with lawmakers this week.

President Donald Trump listens as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson speaks during an event to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci): President Donald Trump is shown at a White House event honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Friday. © Evan Vucci/AP President Donald Trump is shown at a White House event honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Friday.

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday morning to blame Democrats for stalled immigration negotiations amid backlash over vulgar comments he reportedly made in the Oval Office while meeting with lawmakers this week.

"I don't believe the Democrats really want to see a deal on DACA. They are all talk and no action," Trump tweeted. "This is the time but, day by day, they are blowing the one great opportunity they have. Too bad!"

Trump preceded that message with a tweet that simply said: "America First!"

Trump: DACA 'probably dead' because of Democrats

  Trump: DACA 'probably dead' because of Democrats President Trump said Sunday that the program protecting young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children is "probably dead," placing the blame on Democrats. "DACA is probably dead because the Democrats don't really want it, they just want to talk and take desperately needed money away from our Military," Trump wrote on Twitter.Trump announced last year that he would rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, but provided Congress with six months to craft a legislative fix.

“The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used,” the President tweeted . Sen. Durbin rejects Trump denial of ' s -- thole countries' comments.

Subscribe. Election. Controversy . White House. Amid Storm Over ' S -- thole ,' Twitter Asks How to 'Fix Trump in 5 Words'. Ron Sachs - Pool/Getty. Trump said, according to the Post. Trump denied the comment in a tweet Friday morning, writing that “the language used by me at the DACA meeting

Negotiations over a deal on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which has protected undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children from being deported, froze this week after Trump, reports say, derided African nations as "shithole countries" and asked why more immigrants couldn't come from Norway during a closed-door meeting with lawmakers to discuss a bipartisan immigration proposal.

Trump has denied making the remarks, but Illinois Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin, who was at the White House meeting, said Friday that the president "said these hate-filled things and he said them repeatedly."

Democrats are demanding protections for DACA recipients in exchange for border security funding that could include money for Trump's promised border wall.

Trump administration appeals 'Dreamer' immigrant ruling to top court .
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday said it had asked the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling last week that blocked President Donald Trump's move to end a program that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children.     The Republican president in September rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program put in place in2012 by his Democratic predecessor Barack Obama, effective in March. A variety of Democratic state attorneys general, organizations and individuals challenged Trump's action in multiple federal courts.

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