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Road-fund snarl risks jobs, Obama says

Posted: July 2, 2014 at 4:26 a.m.

President Barack Obama speaks about transportation and the economy Tuesday at the Georgetown Waterfront Park in Washington. Gridlock in Washington will lead to gridlock across the country if lawmakers can’t quickly agree on how to pay for transportation programs, Obama administration officials warn.

Gridlock in Washington will lead to gridlock across the country if lawmakers can't quickly agree on how to pay for highway and transit programs, President Barack Obama and his top officials warned Tuesday.

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