Trump canceling North Korea summit gets mixed reactions through Congress

Members of Congress tentatively approved of President Donald Trump’s move Thursday to cancel his planned summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un — however questioned where the president will go through here.

Some Republican lawmakers saw the meeting as potentially treacherous or doomed to fail along with expressed suspicion about Kim’s intentions for coming to the table.

Trump had planned to push North Korea to give up its nuclear along with missile programs during the summit. Certain members of Congress urged Trump not to give up on those efforts to seek peace with Pyongyang.

Some Democrats, however, worried about whether Trump had a plan moving forward, along with warned him not to go back to the aggressive rhetoric he employed toward North Korea at times last year.

Here are some of the reactions through notable lawmakers:

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