WASHINGTON -- President-elect Bill Clinton yesterday said bond-financed infrastructure projects at the state and local level can play a major role in helping advance his economic growth program.

During the first day of a two-day economic summit in Little Rock, Clinton said programs to build highways and even high-technology communications networks would improve U.S. productivity and long-term economic performance.

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