Do not take the bait': Democratic lawmakers reply to Trump's 'go back' remarks

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President Donald Trump extended his on-line attacks of progressive Democratic congresswomen on Monday, asking once they can apologize to the U.S., adding a bunch of latest and unsupported charges because the four progressive lawmakers at the middle of the storm urged Americans to "not take the bait."

"When can the novel Left Congresswomen apologize to our Country, the folks of Israel and even to the workplace of the President, for the foul language they need used, and therefore the terrible things they need aforementioned. such a large amount of folks are angry at them & their frightful & repellant actions!" Trump tweeted.

Trump's tweets came each day when he ratcheted up his attacks on the cluster of freshman lawmakers tweeting that "'Progressive' Democrat Congresswomen" ought to stop criticizing the govt and "go back" to wherever they came from.

Without naming the lawmakers, the president perceived to be touching on what has return to be called a "squad" of progressive freshman ladies of color, which has Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., and Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass. The quartet command a conference on Monday afternoon at the Capitol to retort to the president's attacks and refused to induce down within the muck. Instead they sent a transparent message: don't fall for it.

"I encourage the yankee folks and every one people during this space and on the far side to not take the bait," Pressley aforementioned in her gap remarks. "This may be a tumultuous distraction from the problems of care, concern and consequence to the yankee folks."

"We are over four folks," Pressley another. "We ran on a mandate to advocate for and represent those unheeded, unseen and left behind. Our squad is massive. Our squad includes a person committed to assembling a a lot of equitable  and just world which is that the work that we would like to induce back to. And given the scale of this squad and this nice nation, we cannot, we are going to not be suppressed."

Omar known as the Trump administration "the most corrupt administration in our history" and declared that the president's agenda "is the agenda of white nationalists."

"This may be a president WHO has brazenly profaned the terribly worth our country seems to uphold. Equality underneath the law, non secular liberty, equal protection, and protection from maltreatment. And to distract from that, he's launching a blatantly racist attack on four punctually electoral members of the u.  s. of House of Representatives, all of whom are ladies of color. it's time for North American country to prevent permitting this president to form a mockery out of our constitution. it's time for North American country to impeach this president," she aforementioned.

Ocasio-Cortez had a message for yankee kids, "No matter what the president says, this country belongs to you and it belongs to everybody."

While they denounced Trump's comments over and once again, the four congresswomen directed their remarks back to the president's policies.

"We'll keep targeted on our agenda and that we won't get caught slippery ," Ocasio-Cortez aforementioned. "Because all of this can be a distraction. it's a distraction from what's most significant and from our core values as americans."

Tlaib aforementioned the president's attacks are "simply a continuation of his racist and afraid playbook."

"Sadly, this can be not the primary, nor can or not it's the last time we have a tendency to hear repellant, intolerant language from this president. we all know this can be WHO he's," she another.

"I believe this can be a important moment in our country. The eyes of history is looking North American country," Omar another.

While the congresswomen were speaking, the president was posting messages to Twitter.

"We can ne'er be a Socialist or Communist Country. IF you're NOT HAPPY HERE, you'll LEAVE! it's your alternative, and your alternative alone. this can be concerning love for America. bound folks HATE our Country...." he wrote.

With the president on Monday claiming that several folks "agree" with him, Pressley aforementioned it had been "in contradiction to the expertise that I even have a day, as well as within the landing field on my manner here."

"There were many folks WHO approached Pine Tree State and who aforementioned, I pain a number of your policies, I'm AN freelance, I'm a Republican and that i suppose what he did was wrong," Pressley recounted. "And he won't apologize. however i'm reaching to apologize. therefore I even have full-fledged nothing within the wake of these comments. Again, however words of denouncing these afraid, intolerant words."

At a happening at the White House on Monday afternoon, Trump was asked that congresswomen he was touching on in his tweets, and he aforementioned, "You will guess."

Ocasio-Cortez responded on Twitter Monday morning spoken language that his comments are "hallmark language of white supremacists."

"It's necessary to notice that the President's words nowadays, telling four yankee Congresswomen of color "go back to your own country," is hallmark language of white supremacists. Trump feels comfy leading the Republican Party into outright racism, which ought to concern all Americans," Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.

The president aforementioned to reporters that his remarks wherever "not at all" racist, adding "if you're not happy here, then you'll leave."

"Do you're thinking that those Democratic ladies don't seem to be yankee," first principle News senior White House Correspondent Cecilia Vega asked Trump Monday afternoon.

He replied, "If someone incorporates a drawback with our country, if somebody doesn't wish to be in our country they ought to leave. That's all."

Trump was additionally asked by reporters if he's involved that several folks have viewed his tweets as racist which white nationalist teams are finding ground with him.

"It doesn't concern Pine Tree State as a result of many folks accept as true with me, and every one I'm spoken language, they need to go away, they'll leave currently," Trump responded. "It doesn't say leave forever. It says leave."

Coming to the president's defense on Monday was Saint Andrew Anglin, founding father of the neo-Nazi news web site, The Daily Stormer.

"This is that the reasonably WHITE NATIONALISM we have a tendency to electoral him for," Anglin aforementioned.

"This is what electoral Trump and this can be what is going to continually be the simplest manner for him to realize support," he another.

Trump's comments are wide criticized by Democratic lawmakers, many that have characterised his attacks as racist.

The president's tweets follow per week of rivalry between the freshman lawmakers and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

"I reject @realDonaldTrump's afraid comments meant to divide our nation," Pelosi tweeted on Sunday morning.

"When @realDonaldTrump tells four yankee Congresswomen to travel back to their countries, he reaffirms his conceive to "Make America nice Again" has continually been concerning creating America white once more. Our diversity is our strength and our unity is our power," Pelosi another coming back to the defense of the lawmakers despite recent public disagreements.

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Top Republicans in Congress had been mostly silent on the attacks, however a lot of were speaking out on Monday.

In AN interview with the anchors of Fox & Friends on Monday morning, Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Trump ally, even the president's attacks on those four freshman congresswomen by stigmatisation them as "a bunch of Communists" WHO "hate Israel" and "hate our own country."

"We all recognize AOC and this crowd are a bunch of communists they hate Israel, they hate our own country," Graham aforementioned. "I suppose they're americans duly-elected running on AN agenda that's repellant, that the yankee folks can reject."

Later Monday morning, Rep. Paul Mitchell, R-Mich., competent the president on Twitter, writing that "we should be higher than comments like these."

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, discharged a press release Monday afternoon spoken language that Trump's tweets were "way over the road."

"I disagree powerfully with several of the views and comments of a number of the far-left members of the House Democratic Caucus -- particularly once it involves their views on socialism, their anti-Semitic rhetoric, and their negative comments concerning enforcement -- however the President's tweet that some Members of Congress ought to return to the 'places from that they came' was excess of the road, and he ought to take that down," Collins aforementioned.

British Prime Minister Mother Teresa might and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have additionally weighed in.

"The language that was wont to visit these ladies was fully unacceptable," might told CNN on Monday morning.

Trudeau told blood count News Network, "That's not however we have a tendency to do things in North American country."

He added, "Canadians and so folks round the world recognize specifically what i believe concerning those explicit comments."

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