DHS Chief Faces Senate Questions Over Trump Comments, Immigration Policy

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President Trump was said to be in "excellent shape" for an American man of his age, with a "very reassuring" cardiac assessment.

He was referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programme, which protects young people who came to the USA as children and are living here illegally.

"He said, 'I want you to get out there and I want you to talk to them and I want you to answer every single question they have, '" Jackson said of Trump. Also of note: "According to Maggie Haberman of the New York Times, previous physicals (and his driver's license) have listed Trump's height as 6′ 2", which would make a significant difference with regard to his BMI calculation (as would likely a single trip to McDonald's).

Nielsen testified that she has never met a Dreamer, even though the fate of the 690,000 immigrants registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is the central issue in the fight to avert a midnight Friday government shutdown.

But at last Thursday's White House meeting on immigration with lawmakers, Trump made an about-face, rejecting a deal and, according to one official in the meeting, complaining about immigrants from "shithole" countries like El Salvador, Haiti and Africa.

Durbin has said the White House should release whatever recording it might have of the meeting. On Tuesday, the White House announced Trump's score: 30 for 30.

Trump said: "We want 'em to come in from everywhere, everywhere". She said she didn't "dispute the president was using tough language". "Not only do I trust Dick Durbin, he's a man of vast character, but also Lindsey Graham, who's been a friend and a partner on many things, who has said everything, nothing that is contrary to what has been reported by others that happened in that room".

Trump said he had dieted successfully before.

"Most of us could lose a couple of pounds", he said, before scanning the Reuters reporters in the room and pronouncing them in "pretty good shape".

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Nearly immediately, NBC's Hallie Jackson asked about the president's "mental fitness" and the White House physician answered "I've spent nearly every day in the president's presence ..."

Without explicitly denying using the vulgarity, Trump lashed out at Durbin, who said Trump uttered it several times during the meeting.

Trump also has no heart disease and no family history of it.

Trump was meeting with lawmakers about a potential deal on immigration last week when he questioned why the USA should admit more people from Africa and Haiti.

Trump and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. "He turned to him and addressed that directly, directly in what I thought was one of the best statements about immigration policy in America I've ever heard", Durbin said. Deals can't get made when there is no trust!

The Navy doctor exhausted reporters' questions during an unusually lengthy hour-long session, at Trump's request, and said he did not withhold any information in the interests of privacy. "I know what was said and I know what I said".

He said the president had been given a Montreal Cognitive Assessment test and scored 30/30.

Responding to Democrats' assertions that Trump's comments were "racist", Sanders calls the claim "outrageous", citing their previous embrace of Trump.