On Sunday, Trump tweeted that the " "Progressive" Democrat Congresswomen, who originally came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe" should "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came".
But when asked at a White House press conference if he was anxious that his comments chimed with white supremacists, Mr Trump said: "It doesn't concern me because many people agree with me".
"The president is not a racist and I think the tone of all of this is not good for the country", said McConnell.
Omar, a refugee from Somalia, became a USA citizen in 2000.
Tuesday night, after Nancy Pelosi was ruled out of order and subsequently shielded from House rules by her fellow Democrats, the House of Representatives voted to condemn President Trump's recent tweets about four far-left House freshmen as racist.
Only four Republicans broke ranks - Representatives Will Hurd of Texas, Brian Fitzpatrick of Pennsylvania, Susan Brooks of IN, and Fred Upton of MI - and joined Democrats IN backing the resolution. Will Hurd, Susan Brooks, Fred Upton and Brian Fitzpatrick all voted in support of the measure, along with Justin Amash, who parted ways with the GOP earlier this month. "And at the highest level of government, there's no room for racism", Lewis said. I'm appalled that so many of our Presidential candidates are falling all over themselves to try to agree with the four horsewomen of the apocalypse.
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Republicans objected and her statement was ruled a violation of House Rules.
"The persistent singling out-it got to a point where it was just outright disrespectful", she said. Reagan said in 1989 that if the USA shut its doors to newcomers, "our leadership in the world would soon be lost".
And Rep. Al Green of Texas was trying to force a House vote soon on whether to impeach Trump - a move he's tried in the past but lost, earning opposition from most Democrats.
"Those ideas give us so much material to work with and it takes away from our time to talk about it", Sen.
Co-host Gayle King asked Ocasio-Cortes whether she was speaking with Pelosi, prompting her to say their teams were in communication about setting up a potential meeting.