Governor Cuomo accuses Trump of “illegal stunt” says “He is not a king. He cannot “defund” NYC”

Wednesday evening, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo accused President Trump of an “illegal stunt.”

Cuomo wrote “President Trump has actively sought to punish NYC since day one.He let COVID ambush New York.”

He continued “He refuses to provide funds that states and cities MUST receive to recover. He is not a king. He cannot “defund” NYC.”

“It’s an illegal stunt.” he added

Trump announced Wednesday night he is beginning the process of defunding NY City.

Trump wrote “My Administration will do everything in its power to prevent weak mayors and lawless cities from taking Federal dollars while they let anarchists harm people, burn buildings, and ruin lives and businesses. We’re putting them on notice today.”