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Mnuchin: Trump to prioritize infrastructure in any coronavirus stimulus package

Mnuchin: Trump to prioritize infrastructure in any coronavirus stimulus package

The Hill
BY NAOMI JAGODA AND SYLVAN LANE
03/03/20 10:19 AM EST 240

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday that infrastructure spending would be a “priority” for President Trump if the economy requires stimulus to power through a slowdown caused by a coronavirus outbreak.

Mnuchin said at a House Ways and Means Committee hearing that while the U.S. benefits from a “very resilient economy,” the president and administration could turn to a long-sought bipartisan infrastructure package to boost growth.

“If there's a need to stimulate the economy as a result of the coronavirus, I am sure that infrastructure is a priority for the president,” Mnuchin said... FULL ARTICLE

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