CNN to NYC Mayor: Since Trump Is a Billionaire, Shouldn’t He Pay for His Security?
‘Have you asked President Trump to pay for that protection?’


CAMEROTA: "President Trump is a billionaire. Have you asked President Trump to pay for some of that protection for his family?”
DE BLASIO: “You know, what's interesting, people said, 'Have you asked him to pay? Have you asked him to not come back?' I think he has a right to be in his own city. Sometimes I've encouraged him to come see what the impact of his policies would be on New York City. I said to him, 'You know, there are a lot of things you are doing that are actually going to have a negative impact on the people of the city you come from. Come see for yourself, understand how you are actually affecting the people that you should know best.' I don't begrudge him the right to come back. And I think the expense is a public expense. I’m not asking him to pay for it personally. But I do think there should be fairness. If you ask any town in this country to pick up the expense for a President, by definition, that should be a federal responsibility.”