It was just after President Trump had finished railing in the Oval Office against African immigrants he said came from “shithole countries” when a senior Republican senator, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, who was there to negotiate a deal on immig
President Donald Trump has denied he used a vulgar phrase to describe Haiti and African nations during talks with lawmakers inside the Oval Office. His remarks have sparked an international controversy and generated bipartisan condemnation. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), who was in the room, refutes Trump's denial, insisting that reports of what Trump said are entirely accurate.
It was bitterly cold as Donald Trump sat down to dinner on Jan. 5 at Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland’s Catoctin Mountains. Republican leaders and Administration officials had joined him for what needed to be a frank conversation.
Mitt Romney’s comeback on the national stage, through the byway of his probable bid for the Senate in Utah, has prompted a sharp debate among Republicans over whether traditional political figures are still welcome as leaders of a party dominated by