The nuanced statements reflect the party establishment's delicate dance.
Graham is one of the few Republican lawmakers to directly rebuke the president for his handling of the Charlottesville issue. Yet they are unwilling to declare all-out war against Trump and risk alienating his loyalists.
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President Trump also attacking South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, calling him a publicity seeker and Arizona Republican Senator Jeff Flake, calling him toxic. Heather Heyer was killed when a auto drove into a crowd of counter-protesters at the rally on August 12. "He just can't forget his election trouncing.The people of SC will remember!" "The people of SC will remember".
Trump's overall approval rating may be dismal, but a small group of die-hard supporters is expected to play an outsized role in next year's midterm elections when the Republican control of Congress is at stake.
Graham praised Trump for his condolences to the family of Heather Heyer, the counter protester who was killed August 12, but was critical of the lingering effects of his message, particularly his choice to put blame on both sides.
The weekend violence at the Virginia college town has inflamed racial tensions nationwide and renewed concerns over hate groups after Trump blamed both anti-racism activists and white nationalists.
"Their messages of hate and bigotry are not welcome in Kentucky and should not be welcome anywhere in America", he said.
Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday morning to hit back at South Carolina's senior senator. Trump's weak condemnation of the racist far-right set off a political firestorm across the USA political spectrum. The president uses Flake's own last name as an insult.
During a rocky press conference on Tuesday, Trump said "not all of these people were neo-Nazis, believe me".
McConnell - who Trump has repeatedly chided for failing to pass an Obamacare repeal bill - has voted with the president's position about 96 percent of the time. And there were signs that the divide between the loyalists and establishment Republicans is already shaping the mid-term political landscape. "For the sake of our nation - as our President - please fix this", he said.
Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune added that Trump's plan not only wastes taxpayer money, but puts people in danger. In terms of actual infrastructure systems, the United States does not even rank in the top 10 countries in the world.
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This was compounded after the White House said the president's advisory council on infrastructure "will not move forward". Also weighing on the greenback was today's terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain which resulted in a number of casualties.
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The Dodgers already have a solid corps of outfielders including Yasiel Puig, Joc Pederson, Cody Bellinger and Chris Taylor. Granderson was having a "meh" season for the doomed Mets, batting.228/.334/.481 with decent power numbers over 111 games.
In a seemingly separate incident, police shot and killed a man who drove into two officers at a traffic blockade in Barcelona. There were separate reports that a suspect had been arrested , but it was not clear whether this referred to the same person.
South Korea vows to take measures to stabilize financial markets
USA and South Korean military forces are gearing up to start joint large-scale air, land and sea maneuvers Monday in South Korea. But its comments appeared to signal a path to defuse the crisis by saying Kim would watch US conduct before giving his orders.
Aviation dispute raises South Africa-Zimbabwe tensions
The Democratic Alliance has blamed the South African Airways (SAA ) flights being cancelled on the Grace Mugabe assault situation. Some demonstrators protested in Pretoria on Saturday against Zimbabwe's president and his wife, saying she should be prosecuted.
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Foot Locker Earnings Slump Pushes Shares to Multiyear Low
ET, the stock remained down almost 25 percent at $35.87 - after the athletic giant reported disappointing second-quarter results. Foot Locker (fl) CEO Richard Johnson seems to be living in a bit of denial. (NYSE:FL) on Friday, December 4 with "Buy" rating.
Confrontation with North Korea not imminent
New U.N. sanctions condemning North Korea's rapidly developing nuclear program drew fresh ire and threats from the North. The White House said the two "agreed North Korea must stop its provocative and escalatory behaviour".
Here's Where You Can Catch the Solar Eclipse in Chicago
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