Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

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Washington Post—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) responded on Jan. 12 to President Trump's dismissal of Africa, Haiti and El Salvador as "shithole countries," by saying they were "very unfortunate, unhelpful" and discussing his family's immigration from Ireland.

Paul Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole countries' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'. Reuters/Joshua Roberts House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful" of President Donald Trump to refer to foreign nations as "shithole countries." Ryan said his ancestors from Ireland faced similar comments when they came to the US. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" that President Donald Trump used the term "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries the previous day in a discussion with lawmakers on immigration at the White...