Washington, D.C. has had to chip away at a special fund for hosting large demonstrations, foreign dignitary visits, and other non-routine events as well as city security costs because of the $7 million Congress has traditionally defrayed.
So much for "We love you and will always support you," as Trump tweeted in January on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.
So much for "For you guys, anything I can do I'll do," which he promised at the annual convention of International Association of Chiefs of Police last year.
So much for "America's police officers have earned the everlasting gratitude of our nation" Trump tweeted last October.
Who picks up the tab when the Trump circus comes to town and refuses to pay?
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