Hill: “Several Democratic members of the New York congressional delegation think President-elect Donald Trump should pay for his own security costs if his family chooses to maintain two residences while he’s in the White House.”
“In a letter Monday to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, six Democrats representing various New York City boroughs said Trump should pick up the tab for the security costs of living in Washington and Manhattan.
Also Monday, de Blasio said he’s asking the Obama administration to reimburse New York $35 million for Trump’s security costs through Inauguration Day on Jan. 20. He specifically requested House and Senate leaders to include the funds in an upcoming government spending bill expected to be considered in Congress this week.”
Burst Updates November 20: “The NYP has revealed that Melania and Barron Trump will not be moving into the White House after Trump is inaugurated and news media is in another frenzy. One of their immediate objections is taxpayer cost to provide security for Melania and Barron at Trump Tower.
Trump is not accepting the $400,000 salary, not taking vacations or golf excursions, using his own jet…