Trump threatens to cut federal funding for California wildfires

"U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday threatened to cut funding to California for aid during wildfires that have burned across the state during dry winds this fall. 


California Gov. Gavin Newsom has done a "terrible job of forest management," Trump tweeted. When fires rage, the governor comes to the federal government for help. "No more," the president tweeted.


Newsom replied with a tweet of his own: "You don't believe in climate change. You are excused from this conversation."


California has increased fire prevention investments and fuel management projects in recent years while federal funding has shrunk, the governor's office said in a statement."


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