Highway Trust Fund
President Obama spoke in the Port of Wilmington. He was introduced by Jeremie West, who had been working on an I-495 bridge.
President Obama announced an initiative to help states raise private funds for infrastructure projects and about the need to reauthorize the Highway Trust Fund. He also addressed the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in eastern Ukraine.
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