GOP aides say Trump threatens veto over NY-NJ rail tunnel


WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has threatened to veto an entire government-wide spending measure if it includes money for a rail tunnel under the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.
The project is a priority for Trump's most powerful Democratic rival, New York Sen. Chuck Schumer.
GOP congressional aides say Trump indicated to House Speaker Paul Ryan last week that he would veto the spending bill over money for the multibillion-dollar project, which enjoys GOP backing as well.
The aides spoke on condition of anonymity to describe private conservations.
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8 March 2018 in Politics, Views: 28
Source: Chron
 


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