Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted President Trump in a extremely private assault on Sunday — accusing him of abandoning the Big Apple and leaving it to “drop lifeless” with out federal funding.
“I would like a former New Yorker to step up — President Donald Trump,” Hizzoner mentioned at a press briefing.
He known as it a second Trump “may really assist to save lots of your hometown, or you possibly can flip away and you may fail to guard New Yorkers.”
“And proper now, you’re failing to guard the very individuals who you grew up round,” de Blasio mentioned in his tirade, saying the Big Apple gave Trump all of the alternatives that made him so profitable.
“When New York City’s in want, the place are you?” he requested.
Accusing Republicans of failing to approve a stimulus deal, Hizzoner mentioned, “Literally with a snap of his fingers Donald Trump may repair that. If he would simply say the phrase, the Senate would leap.”
“So President Trump, what’s happening? Cat received your tongue?” he requested.
“Mr. Trump, Mr. President, Are you gonna save New York City, or are you telling New York City to drop lifeless? You have to talk up now,” he mentioned.