“I cannot believe that in the history of the White House in that Oval Office any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard the president speak yesterday.”A number of Republicans, notably John Mc Cain, have criticized Trump’s comments.And Tim Scott told the press that Lindsey Graham, who was in the room, told him that reports of Trump’s comments were “basically accurate.” But two Republican senators, Tom Cotton and David Perdue, are covering for Trump: COTTON & PERDUE put out joint stmt: "we do not recall the President saying these comments specifically but what he did call out was the imbalance in our current immigration system..." pic.twitter.com/as INk O9t84— Frank Thorp V (@frankthorp) January 12, 2018This does not deny that Trump used the term “shithole countries.” But it nevertheless exists to muddy the waters and to give Trump’s denial a degree of credibility.
I have my own theories, as well, but today I am just delighted that nearly 100 years after it’s founding, a little light has shown through the chinks of BJU’s racist and segregationist past.
Bob Jones University lost its tax exemption after a 13-year battle with the IRS over whether the university’s policies against interracial dating precluded it as a non-taxable religious educational institution.
Michael Cohen, the longtime Trump lawyer who reportedly arranged the $130,000 transaction said in a statement to the Journal, “President Trump once again vehemently denies any such occurrence as has Ms.
Daniels.” He also attached a statement signed by “Stormy Daniels” denying that an affair had taken place and that she had received hush money.
The Journal reported that Clifford did not respond to requests for comment.