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PoliticsPelosi Accuses Trump of ‘Stealing’ Relief Funds

01:35  29 august  2019
01:35  29 august  2019 Source:   msn.com

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Supreme Court of allowing the Trump administration to “ steal military funds to spend on a wasteful, ineffective border wall” in reaction to Friday’s ruling, which allows the administration to transfer defense funds to begin the construction of

Jerry Nadler (D-NY) accused Trump of stealing 0,000 in disaster relief intended for small businesses after 9/11. He stole 0,000 from some small business person who could have used it to help rehabilitate themselves, and that’s why I got, we got Congress to appropriate the money to use

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the Trump administration’s effort to shift $271 million within the Department of Homeland Security to support activities at the border is a “brazen assault” on the congressional power of the purse.

Pelosi Accuses Trump of ‘Stealing’ Relief Funds© AARON P. BERNSTEIN

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks with reporters during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2018. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

In a statement Wednesday, Pelosi urged the administration to reconsider its decision to reprogram the funds, which were originally appropriated for Federal Emergency Management Agency relief funds and the Coast Guard.

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Pelosi noted that the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives passed legislation to fully reopen the government last week, including a measure to fund the Neither Schumer nor Pelosi indicated whether they would meet with Trump at the White House, as the president requested in his remarks.

“Stealing from appropriated funds is always unacceptable, but to pick the pockets of disaster relief funding in order to fund an appalling, inhumane family incarceration plan is staggering,” Pelosi said, adding that “to do so on the eve of hurricane season is stunningly reckless.”

While Pelosi and other Democratic leaders expressed outrage at the Trump administration’s move, the Associated Press noted that “[i]t is not uncommon for unassigned funds to be transferred between agencies under the same department as the fiscal year ends.” Last year, roughly $10 million was shifted from FEMA to other uses, AP said, in a move that drew “major criticism from Democrats.”

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