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Democrats Ask Trump to Find $2 Trillion for Infrastructure Work

April 30, 2019, 4:51 PMUpdated: April 30, 2019, 7:13 PM

Democratic leaders said President Donald Trump agreed to aim for a $2 trillion infrastructure plan, while leaving open the pivotal question of how to pay for it.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer left a April 30 meeting at the White House saying they will meet with Trump again in three weeks to talk about the revenue source for such an ambitious plan. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders in a statement didn’t mention any funding goal but said the administration seeks to spend record levels on infrastructure.

“The good news here is we agreed...

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