President elect Donald Trump, LA mayor talk Olympics, infrastructure, immigration

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FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Trump National Doral Miami resort in Doral, Fla. An overwhelming majority of Republican voters believe Donald Trump would be the GOP’s strongest candidate in a general election, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll that highlights a sharp contrast between the party’s voters and its top operatives regarding the billionaire businessman’s ultimate political strength. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and President-elect Donald Trump talked about immigration, infrastructure and the Olympics in their first phone call since the election.

Garcetti’s Press Secretary Connie Llanos says the Democrat Garcetti and the Republican Trump had a productive phone conversation on Wednesday.

She says the mayor stressed the important role that immigrants and immigration reform will play in the long term success of Los Angeles and the nation. And he emphasized the need for federal help with building projects.

Trump told Garcetti that he supported LA’s bid to host the Olympics in 2024.

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