Construction on the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York. Despite President-elect Donald Trump’s criticism of lobbyists, they are expected to be in increasing demand as programs such the $1 trillion in infrastructure spending Trump has promised work their way through Congress.
Construction on the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York. Despite President-elect Donald Trump’s criticism of lobbyists, they are expected to be in increasing demand as programs such the $1 trillion in infrastructure spending Trump has promised work their way through Congress. Seth Wenig AP
Construction on the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York. Despite President-elect Donald Trump’s criticism of lobbyists, they are expected to be in increasing demand as programs such the $1 trillion in infrastructure spending Trump has promised work their way through Congress. Seth Wenig AP

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