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WASHINGTON | Trump defends ‘animals’ remark, says he’ll always use it

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his use of the word “animals” to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally, saying he would continue to use the term to refer to violent gang members in spite of a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders. Answering a reporter’s question during a meeting with NATO … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump defends ‘animals’ remark, says he’ll always use it

WASHINGTON | Trump draws rebuke for ‘animal’ remark at immigration talk

WASHINGTON (AP) — While railing against California for its so-called sanctuary immigration policies, President Donald Trump referred to some people who cross the border illegally as “animals” — drawing a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders for the harsh rhetoric. Trump’s remark at a meeting with local leaders was in response to a comment about MS-13 … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump draws rebuke for ‘animal’ remark at immigration talk