Trump wants to take up infrastructure overhaul soon

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In this May 19, 2017, photo, a man works on the Southern Nevada portion of U.S. Interstate 11 near Boulder City, Nev. President Donald Trump is planning a major push next week to promote a $1 trillion rebuilding of the nation's roads and bridges as ... his agenda has struggled in Congress and been overshadowed by White House controversies. (AP Photo/John Locher) (Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

WASHINGTON, Jan 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would like to pass legislation to overhaul the nation's aging roads, bridges, and other infrastructure as quickly as possible.

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Trump made the comment while speaking to a bipartisan group of lawmakers at the White House during a separate meeting on immigration reform. 

(Reporting by Jeff Mason; Writing by Blake Brittain; Editing by Susan Heavey)

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