Trump wants to stiff New York on homeland security spending – including $36M on Trump Tower security, lawmakers say – AOL News

WASHINGTON — New York lawmakers are pushing hard to erase President Trump’s cuts to homeland security funding — including the hefty cost of protecting Trump Tower — which Trump’s budget dumps on New York City.Although it went largely unnoticed when the White House released its spending plan last month, Trump’s fiscal barbers wanted to shave $587 million from current homeland security spending, including the $36 million that went to guarding his own building near the United Nations.

Source: Trump wants to stiff New York on homeland security spending – including $36M on Trump Tower security, lawmakers say – AOL News

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