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Union that represents entire continent of Africa blasts Trump for 'shithole countries' comment

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The African Union responded to President Donald Trump's description of African nations as "shithole countries."
"The African Union Mission wishes to express its infuriation, disappointment and outrage over the unfortunate comment made by Mr. Donald Trump," the union said.
Trump seemed to deny making the remark, but multiple senators from both parties that were in the meeting either confirmed or did not dispute it.
The African Union, an organization comprised of all 55 African nations, blasted President Donald Trump's comments that the continent contained "shithole countries."
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Chrissy Teigen Calls Out Ann Coulter for Response to Trump's Shithole Countries' Remark

Chrissy Teigen Calls Out Ann Coulter for Response to Trump's Shithole Countries' Remark

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Chrissy Teigen has rebuked Ann Coulter for her response to President Donald Trump reportedly referring to Haiti, El Salvador and some parts of Africa as “ shithole countries ” in a White House meeting about immigration.
Coulter tweeted about the alleged remark - which has sparked widespread international outrage - on Friday. “Announcing the opening of Shithole Air - Free, 1-way travel, back to the country of your choice,” she wrote.
Her comment prompted a retort from Teigen, who called out the the conservative pundit for taking advantage of a “racist, hateful marketplace.”
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Paul Ryan is already giving up on his biggest goal for 2018

Paul Ryan is already giving up on his biggest goal for 2018

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House Speaker Paul Ryan has long wanted to enact entitlement reforms through cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security.
Ryan said in December that he wanted to tackle the issue in 2018.
On Friday, Ryan admitted that these programs would not see changes in the upcoming legislative year.
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday admitted that his biggest "wish list" item isn't likely to happen in 2018.
Ryan has long wanted to enact reforms to entitlement programs - which usually takes the form of cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security. But at an event in Wisconsin on Friday, he said...
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Paul Ryan Calls Trump 'Shithole' Comments 'Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful'

Paul Ryan Calls Trump 'Shithole' Comments 'Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful'

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The House Speaker refrained from pointed criticism, but said the president's comments reminded him of the oppression his own family once faced.
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Paul Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole countries' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

Paul Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole countries' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

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House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful" of President Donald Trump to refer to foreign nations as "shithole countries."
Ryan said his ancestors from Ireland faced similar comments when they came to the US.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" that President Donald Trump used the term "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries the previous day in a discussion with lawmakers on immigration at the White House.
"So, first thing that came to my mind: very unfortunate, unhelpful," Ryan said, adding that his own ancestors who...
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