WASHINGTON, DC–That was fast. In July President DonaldTrump formed a Presidential Advisory Council onInfrastructure that was to be composed of private sectorappointees. They were to make recommendations on a wide range ofinfrastructure issues and help with the details of PresidentTrump's $1 trillion infrastructure investment plan, which isexpected to feature the use of Public Private Partnerships with theprivate sector. That council was disbanded last week before it waseven formed along with two other CEO Councils, following thecontroversy over the president's remarks about horrific events inCharlottesville.

Now the question is what will become of the $1 trillioninfrastructure initiative, which is perhaps the only major proposalby the administration that has bipartisan approval.

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Erika Morphy

Erika Morphy has been writing about commercial real estate at GlobeSt.com for more than ten years, covering the capital markets, the Mid-Atlantic region and national topics. She's a nerd so favorite examples of the former include accounting standards, Basel III and what Congress is brewing.