Trump to propose $1 trillion US infrastructure overhaul plan

US President Donald Trump has promised to propose plans for a one trillion-dollar infrastructure programme that would renew the country's roads, bridges, pipelines and other elements.

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    US President Donald Trump has promised to propose plans for a one trillion-dollar infrastructure programme that would renew the country's roads, bridges, pipelines and other elements.

    While there is political consensus on the need for the huge national overhaul, there is disagreement on how to pay for it.

    Al Jazeera's Shihab Rattansi reports from Washington, DC.


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