NY attorney general has taken action against Trump, GOP 100 times in Trump's first year
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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has taken legal action against the Trump administration or congressional Republicans 100 times during President TrumpDonald John TrumpLiz Cheney: 'Send her back' chant 'inappropriate' but not about race, gender Booker: Trump is 'worse than a racist' Top Democrat insists country hasn't moved on from Mueller MORE's first year in office, according to The New York Times, continuing a long-running rivalry between the two. 

Schneiderman has sued the administration to block all three of President Trump's bans on travel and to protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and sued the Federal Communications Commission for its decision to end net neutrality, an Obama-era internet regulation.

“We try and protect New Yorkers from those who would do them harm,” Schneiderman told the newspaper. “The biggest threat to New Yorkers right now is the federal government, so we’re responding to it.”

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Schneiderman, who is in his seventh year as New York's top attorney, raised tensions with Trump when a judge approved his $25 million settlement in November for a fraud case against the now-defunct Trump University.

Trump, who led a real estate career in Manhattan before running for president, repeatedly clashed with the attorney general over the years. Schneiderman has also opened legal inquiries into Trump's charity and his son Eric's foundation.

The New York Times notes that other notable attorney generals are following suit. In California, Attorney General Xavier BecerraXavier BecerraTrump drops bid to add citizenship question to 2020 census Overnight Health Care — Sponsored by Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids — Appeals court appears skeptical of upholding ObamaCare mandate | Drug pricing deal faces GOP pushback | Trump officials look for plan B after court strikes drug TV ad rule Democratic group hits GOP attorneys general in six-figure ad campaign on ObamaCare MORE has set aside budget funds specifically for targeting the Trump administration.