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Trump Promises $1T Infrastructure Project; Older Cities Badly Need It

April 05, 2017 10:46 AM
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America's infrastructure is crumbling. A report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers gives the country's roads, bridges and public works a D+, with a large portion of the structures showing significant deterioration. Tuesday, President Donald Trump reiterated his promise to spend one trillion dollars to overhaul the infrastructure. For local communities, that money can't come fast enough. VOA's Arash Arabasadi reports from Pittsburgh.