NYC mayor: No more deals with Trump
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that his city may not be able to break its business contracts with Donald TrumpDonald TrumpGaetz was denied meeting with Trump: CNN Federal Reserve chair: Economy would have been 'so much worse' without COVID-19 relief bills Police in California city declare unlawful assembly amid 'white lives matter' protest MORE but will avoid future deals with the 2016 GOP contender.

"My impression is that unless there has been some breaking of a contract or something that gives us a legal opportunity to act, I'm not sure we have a specific course of action," the Democratic mayor told reporters Monday, according to CNN and Capital New York.

"But we're certainly not looking to do any business with him going forward," de Blasio added.


De Blasio indicated Monday that he has yet to receive a final analysis on whether the city could get out of several contracts with Trump, a celebrity real estate developer turned presidential candidate.

New York City officials began reviewing the contracts, including a Central Park carousel, two rinks and a Bronx golf course, several weeks ago in light of Trump's controversial remarks on immigrants.

At his campaign launch, Trump said Mexico was sending "rapists" and other criminals across the border and has doubled down on those remarks despite losing a number of business ties with companies including Macy's and NBC.

Over the weekend, Trump also caught flack for saying that Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainColbert mocks Gaetz after Trump denies he asked for a pardon Five reasons why US faces chronic crisis at border Meghan McCain calls on Gaetz to resign MORE (R-Ariz.) was not a war hero and that he preferred veterans who do did not get captured. McCain was a prisoner of war during Vietnam.

"Sen. McCain is a war hero by any measure and he [Trump] really should apologize for that, and I’ve said repeatedly, Donald Trump doesn’t represent the views of the people of this city – certainly not of the majority," de Blasio said Monday, according to reports.

"But this is an issue for folks in the other party to work through. I just think what he said in the last few days was reprehensible.”