Lawmakers condemn Trump’s ‘shithole’ remark

Washington( CNN) Various lawmakers from both sides of the political alley strongly censured President Donald Trump’s reported comments Thursday criticizing immigrants coming to the United States from what he announced “shithole countries.”

The Washington Post first reported specific comments Thursday afternoon, quoting two parties briefed on the closed-door meeting.

“The( President’s) observes are thoughtless, controversial, elitist, and fly in the face of our nation’s qualities, ” Rep. Mia Love, whose mothers came to the US from Haiti, said in a statement. “This behavior is unacceptable from the heads of state of our nation.”