Chuck Todd to Tom Cotton: You Accused Dick Durbin and Lindsey Graham of Being a Liars

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Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” host Chuck Todd questioned  Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) about his claim President Donald Trump did not call some counties “shitholes.” Thus, Todd accused Cotton of calling Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) “liars.” Partial transcript as follows:  TODD: I’ve got to ask you about the infamous meeting of ten days ago. Did the president use a vulgarity? COTTON: Chuck, I’m not going to get into every word that was or was not said. I will say, as many people have said, Kirstjen Nielsen under oath, a lot of strong language was used. I think it is fair to say there was cursing behind closed doors. TODD: What I don’t understand is in the first 48 hours if there was a controversy about whether it was said, you implied it wasn’t said at all. you didn’t — and it made it seem as if you were accusing Dick Durbin of being a liar and Lindsey Graham of being a liar. COTTON: As far as I know Lindsey Graham hasn’t spoken on the record about this, Chuck. Here’s the point that Senator Durbin represented that President Trump used repeatedly, repeatedly used vile, racist, lays

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