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Rep. Anthony Brown attends meeting with Trump and Black Caucus

Rep. Anthony Brown attends meeting with Trump and Black Caucus

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus -- including Maryland Rep. Anthony G. Brown -- said they were encouraged by a long-awaited meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday and suggested there may be room for agreement on issues like infrastructure.

The lawmakers, led by Louisiana Democrat Rep. Cedric Richmond, said they also raised "candid" concerns with Trump about cuts included in his proposed budget, how to address urban crime and his rhetoric during the campaign. The lawmakers said the president committed to continue the conversation.

"He listened and we talked, and we proposed a lot of solutions -- many of which I think he had not heard...

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