Democratic Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey and Dick Durbin of IL grilled Nielsen over her testimony.
He gets plenty of exercise on the golf course and at the White House complex, the president told Reuters on Wednesday.
The White House initially chose not to deny the Washington Post report that Trump had said "s--hole".
The president performed "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening, which is not standard but was requested by Trump.
Graham says, "I think somebody on his staff gave him really bad advice between 10 o'clock to 12 o'clock on Thursday".
Other than an appendectomy when he was 11, Trump has had no major surgery. After the medical exam was over, one of the presiding physicians spoke to the media about Trump's overall health. "The President is in excellent health and I look forward to briefing some of the details on Tuesday". "It's just the way God made him", he told reporters.
Trump also has no heart disease and no family history of it.
As a result, Dr Jackson said his cardiac performance during his physical exam was "very good". "Your silence and your amnesia is complicity", Booker said. The White House said there are no tapes.
"I mean, I'm strong, physically", he said.
Do not expect U.S. President Donald Trump to hit the gym, despite his doctor's orders.
Trump was responding to questions as he met with Kazakhstan's president Nursultan Nazarbayev (nur-sul-TAHN' nah-sar-BAH'-yev) at the White House on Tuesday. "Why don't we get more people from Norway?'" Durbin said.
Trump took particular issue with the idea that people who'd fled to the USA after disasters hit their homes in places such as El Salvador, Guatemala and Haiti would be allowed to stay as part of the deal, according to the people briefed on the conversation. Trump also expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.
Graham, Donald Trump's usual go-to congressional confidante for shop talk and golfing, wasn't invited over the weekend to dine at Mar-a-Lago.
He says he hopes the president draws some lessons from his story.
Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., asked her specifically if she heard the vulgarity or a "substantially similar word" to describe certain countries.
Left to its own devices, the State Department came up with its own talking points to be used by USA missions in Africa working to stem the damage, said a US official, who wasn't authorized to disclose internal deliberations and demanded anonymity.
Feinstein referenced recent reports that Nielsen's department was continuing to consider a practice of separating children from parents when apprehended at the border - a policy first suggested a year ago by then-Secretary John Kelly.
Asked about Trump's comments, Durbin said, "Politics ain't beanbag". "You'll have Tom Cotton, Ted Cruz, and Rand Paul railing against it in the Senate", the former aide told me. The senator called on Nielsen to help broker that deal.
Trump, who was coy about sharing medical information during his unconventional 2016 run for office, used his first presidential medical exam - conducted on Friday at Walter Reed National Medical Center - to try to put to rest lingering questions about his mental fitness for office.