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Shuster Statement in Response to President Trump's First Address to a Joint Session of Congress

Washington, February 28, 2017 | Justin Harclerode (202) 225-9446 | comments
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Washington – Congressman Bill Shuster, Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, released the following statement on President Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress:

“President Trump made infrastructure a priority before the election, and his address tonight reaffirmed his commitment to building a 21stcentury infrastructure. 

Renewing the American spirit starts with creating jobs and economic opportunity. Our infrastructure is what ties all of these things together.  The Committee looks forward to working with the president and the Secretary of Transportation to improve our infrastructure and strengthen our economy.”

More information on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s work to build a 21st century infrastructure can be found here.