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    Highway Trust Fund Is Running Out

    WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 12:  Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx briefs reporters in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House May 12, 2014 in Washington, DC. Foxx said the Highway Trust fund will run out of money in August and could cost 700,000 jobs, creating "the most dire moment" for the American transportation system in decades. Foxx promoted the Obama Administration's transportation bill that would provide $302-billion over the next four years.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

    Chip Somodevilla/Getty

    America is running out of money to build and maintain roads, bridges, and ports. The White House warned Congress Monday that without federal funding, more than 112,000 infrastructure projects could be suspended, and with them, 700,000 jobs may be lost. The Highway Trust Fund could run dry by the end of this summer unless Congress acts on a propsed a four-year, $302 billion transportation proposal.

    Read it at The Associated Press