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So, why does this matter so much today? Because the very day where we were told there would be a good faith dialogue, a bipartisan dialogue on a crucial issue, infrastructure, that's the day they decided to single out a group of American cities and, once again, threaten them. This letter explicitly threatens our funding, once again, threatens to subpoena our personnel.
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On the very day where, in principle, they were telling us they wanted to have an honest dialog, this proves there was no intention to have an honest dialog. I came down here ready to have a serious meeting. And what I got was a publicity stunt from the Trump administration.
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If this is about their efforts to divide and to play racial politics, then, again, they were never serious about the meeting to begin with.