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Trump prioritizes improving nation’s infrastructure

President calls attention to condition of inland waterway system and locks and dams that have fallen into disrepair.

President Donald Trump revealed this week elements of his plan to rebuild America’s infrastructure, including a strong focus on roads, bridges and waterways as “critical corridors of commerce.” Specifically, he said rural America will receive grants to rebuild crippled bridges, roads and waterways.

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