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NYC Mayor Counting on Two GOP Congressmen to Get Feds to Pay for Trump's NYPD Detail

Tue Jan 03 19:05:48 EST 2017 | Observer
Mayor Bill de Blasio proclaimed tonight that New York City’s lone Republican congressman and President-elect Donald Trump’s congressional liaison are crucial to his ongoing uphill battle to get reimbursed for the extra protections around Trump Tower since Election Day. Last month, the House passed a year-end continuing resolution that indemnified the city just $7 million—a fifth of its requested $35 million—in costs associated with safeguarding the residence and transition headquarters..

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