Trump gets invite to see California high-speed rail projects

  • Trump gets invite to see California high-speed rail projects

Trump gets invite to see California high-speed rail projects

U.S. President Donald Trump called Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto "crazy " for asking him to declare that Mexico won't have to pay for the border wall. President Donal Trump is heading to California on March 13, 2018, in his first visit to the state he loves to hate, since becoming president. Juan Vargas (D-San Diego), whose 51st Congressional District runs along the U.S. -Mexico border from the ocean to Arizona.

Some residents in the San Diego and Los Angeles areas reportedly plan to protest Trump's visit.

"After you've examined your wall prototypes on the border, I invite you to head north to the Central Valley - the heart of California", Brown said in the letter.

Brown cited Trump's complaints that the nation does not have the same kind of high-speed rail lines as countries like Japan and China.

You have lamented that "we don't have one fast train" in our country.

"Under this premise, we will continue working constructively on the bilateral relationship with the United States".

Brown, a Democrat, made no mention of that dispute in his invitation letter, which noted past presidential visits to California by George W. Bush, Harry S. Truman and Lyndon B. Johnson and emphasized the strength of California's economy and its job growth.

"You see, in California we are focusing on bridges, not walls. We invite you to come aboard and truly 'Make America Great Again'". We are already putting 1,700 Americans to work. This move has increased tensions between the Trump administration and Gov.

"In the call on February 20, (Peña Nieto) strongly reiterated what all Mexicans have always said: we will never pay, in any form, for a wall on theborder", Videgaray posted on Twitter. The two sides have been at odds over recent months because of a variety of contentious issues. California has otherwise clashed viciously with the federal government, particularly on immigration issues.