How it happened: Donald Trump's remark on "shithole countries" - CBS News

CBS News| Fri Jan 12 13:00:15 EST 2018
Illinois Sen. ----- Durbin says he had high hopes of securing President Trump's approval of a bipartisan plan for "Dreamers" when he and South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham went to the White House to make their presentation at about noon Thursday. Durbin told reporters in Chicago on Friday that he had reached out to the White House two hours earlier, had spoken with the president and asked him to consider the compromise plan he and five senators -- three Democrats and three Republicans -- had come up with to "save the Dreamers and help their families." According to Durbin, he and Graham believed they would be the only lawmakers in the room with the president, and they were surprised..

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