President Donald Trump and his team may have stumbled upon the one model of infrastructure investment that could turn off Democrats, who have been campaigning for years to crank it up. Administration plans to pay for roads, bridges and broadband with cuts to domestic programs aren’t going over well. “That’s not going to happen,” said Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon, the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee.
Source Politico Morning Transportation. My blue highlight
Broadband funding needs bipartisan backing as it supports families and businesses regardless of party.