Financial blows for USA and Mexico races

Planetf1 | February 21, 2019

The two races make up rounds 18 and 19 on the 2019 calendar, with the two hosts swapping places on the schedule this year. But both have been hit in the pocket in a very short space of time. The bad news began when Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador suggested that government funding for the Mexico Grand Prix could be reduced or even stopped completely to create more funds for other projects which include a 1,000-mile railway.

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The United States and North Carolina tangled over transgender rights on Monday, with the Justice Department filing a civil rights lawsuit over the state's so-called bathroom bill and state officials defiantly filing suits against the federal directive to stop the implementation of the controversial legislation. Also, a major player in North Carolina -- the state's public university system -- defied the governor and legislature and told the Justice Department on Monday it intends to act "in compliance with federal law" as it relates to House Bill 2, known as HB2. The Justice Department seeks declaratory relief and threatens to curtail federal funding to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety and the University of North Carolina. With hundreds of millions of dollars in funding at stake, UNC System President Margaret Spellings said longstanding policy prohibits university personnel from discriminating on the basis of, among other things, gender identity, sex, or sexual orientation.

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