Biden, meeting with lawmakers, says willing to compromise on infrastructure

U.S. President Biden delivers remarks on Russia at the White House in Washington
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on Russia in the East Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

April 19, 2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said he was willing to compromise on his $2.3 trillion infrastructure proposal on Monday before meeting with a group of bipartisan lawmakers at the White House.

The Democratic president said he would discuss with lawmakers what is in the program and how to pay for the initiatives.

(Reporting by Doina Chiacu; editing by Susan Heavey)