[NEWS] ‘Apologize to America’, Trump tells Democratic congresswomen – Loganspace AI

[NEWS] ‘Apologize to America’, Trump tells Democratic congresswomen – Loganspace AI

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday stepped up his assaults on four liberal Democrats in Congress, all ladies of coloration who like criticized his insurance policies, calling on them to mumble regret as he himself confronted prices of racism.

FILE PHOTO: Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at some stage in an Immigration Town Hall at The Nancy DeBenedittis Public School in Queens, Original York, U.S. July 20, 2019. REUTERS/Gabriella Angotti-Jones

“I don’t reflect the four Congresswomen are capable of loving our Nation. They might perchance maybe perchance tranquil mumble regret to The United States (and Israel) for the spoiled (hateful) things they like got said,” Trump said in a Twitter put up.

Trump ignited controversy closing weekend when he tweeted that the Democratic congresswomen might perchance maybe perchance tranquil “return” to where they got right here from in the event that they attain no longer love the US.

Three of the lawmakers – U.S. Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of Original York, Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan – were born in the US. Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota got right here as a refugee from Somalia and is a naturalized citizen.

The predominant-term congresswomen, steadily known as “the squad,” were highly serious of Trump and like furthermore challenged their very own Democratic management. Tlaib and Omar were outspoken critics of Israel’s executive.

U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of the House of Representatives Oversight Committee, denounced Trump’s most modern attack and said he had “little doubt” that Trump used to be a racist.

“These are of us and women who love their nation and they work very hard and they have to transfer us in the direction of that more supreme union that our founding fathers talked about,” Cummings, who is African-American, said on ABC’s “This Week.”

“So when you disagree with the president, with out warning you’re a depraved person. Our allegiance will not be any longer to the president. Our allegiance is to the Structure of the US of The United States and to the American of us.”

The Democratic-led House of Representatives passed a resolution on Tuesday that said the House “strongly condemns President Donald Trump’s racist feedback.” The symbolic measure used to be aimed in the direction of shaming Trump and the Republicans who stood by him.

Unbowed, Trump launched a blistering critique of Omar at some stage in a rally in North Carolina on Wednesday night time, pausing when the crowd erupted into chants of “Send her back.”

After some fellow Republicans denounced that language, Trump said the following day he did no longer accept as true with the chants. On Friday, then as soon as more, he defended the North Carolina crowd as “unbelievable patriots.”

Following Wednesday’s rally, Omar accused Trump of “spewing fascist ideology.” Ocasio-Cortez said he intentionally egged on the vitriol.

“Roll back the tape … He relished it. He took it in and he’s doing this intentionally,” she said on Saturday at a town hall assembly on immigration in Original York.

U.S. Senator Cory Booker, who is looking out out for the Democratic presidential nomination, said on Sunday Trump used to be “worse than a racist.”

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“He’s if truth be told using racist tropes and racial language for political hang,” Booker said on CNN’s “Utter of the Union.”

Stephen Miller, Trump’s prime immigration adviser, said the president made decided he disagreed with the “Send her back” chants.

“The core difficulty is that the total of us in that viewers, and thousands and thousands of patriotic American citizens all all the method in which via this nation are bored with being beat up, condescended to, regarded down upon, talked the overall style down to by members of Congress on the left in Washington, D.C., and their allies in plenty of quarters of the media,” he said on “Fox News Sunday.”

Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Enhancing by Rosalba O’Brien