(BBC News) — “The Trump administration is planning to sell off Reagan National and Dulles International airports near Washington DC as part of the proposal.”


Mr Trump wants Congress to authorise $200bn (£144bn) over a decade to spend on roads, highways, ports and airports.

The president hopes the US states and private sector will stimulate another $1.3tn in improvements.

The plan was a Trump election promise, but it could entail Americans paying higher local taxes, fees and tolls.

The blueprint is part of a $4.4tn budget proposal which abandons the long-held Republican goal of balancing the federal budget within a decade.

Click to continue reading. Posted Feb 12, 2018.

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