Donald Trump slammed local officials at Los Angeles and San Francisco within their towns’ displaced disasters while visiting California, threatening to carry national actions to repair the problem if the nation”can not do it themselves”.
Asked about if the national government was intending on getting involved to tackle the homeless situation in Los Angeles, he responded: “We had no function, but we are taking a part within it.”
“I visit it, see what is occurring to LA, I see what is happening to San Francisco, a few fantastic cities. “You’ve needles, you’ve got things we do not even wish to go over the roads flowing into the seas.”
The president added: “When they can not do it we’re going to take action, the national government will take it on.”
This was not initially Mr. Trump made the bizarre allegation of needles flowing to the sea from San Francisco.
The president threatened to issue that the town whilst asserting needles entered the sewage system of the San Francisco a breach notice.
Local officials stated that was unlikely, which pollutants which make it in the town’s grated drains are treated in the Southeast Treatment Plant in Bayview or the Oceanside Treatment Plant located close to the San Francisco zoo, based on SF Chronicle.
On Tuesday, Mr. Trump also assaulted so-called”sanctuary cities” when asked about local authorities in California and other nations who’ve resisted parts of his government’s hard-line immigration policies, such as having neighborhood police officers collaborate with the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
The president branded such towns “dangerous” while calling local officials out at the Los Angeles and San Francisco, telling colleagues: “Look at a few of the dreadful crimes which are committed that would not occur if you did not have refuge cities for offenders. Together with L.A. and San Francisco, and other areas, they have something in common, the direction.”
“No. 1, you examine the homeless and just how horrible the problem is, however, also consider what it is doing to your towns. “All these are cities which 10 decades ago were the most gorgeous cities and today, folks walk away and depart, and say dreadful things”
Mr. Trump then required both towns to “make it cleaned up quickly” before warning his government had been “likely to come and take action”.