President Trump on Tuesday blasted New York, claiming without evidence that “people are fleeing” the state while saying they should “move quickly to Texas” and Florida.
“People are fleeing New York like never before. If they own a business, they are twice as likely to flee. And if they are a victim of harassment by the A.G. [attorney general] of the state, like what they are doing to our great NRA, which I think will move quickly to Texas, where they are loved,” the president tweeted.
“Texas will defend them & indemnify them against political harassment by New York State and Governor Cuomo. So many people are leaving New York for Texas and Florida that it is totally under siege. First New York taxes you too high, then they sue you, just to complete the job.”
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