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Rebuilding America"s Infrastructure

An Agenda for the 1980s (Duke Press Policy Studies)

by Michael Barker

  • 247 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Duke Univ Pr (Tx) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Privatization,
  • Public finance,
  • Public Finance (General),
  • Infrastructure (Economics),
  • Public Works,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11421996M
    ISBN 100822305682
    ISBN 109780822305682

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TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: I have enclosed with this message my Administration’s framework for rebuilding infrastructure in America. Our Nation’s infrastructure is in an unacceptable state of disrepair, which damages our country’s competitiveness and our citizens’ quality of life.

INFRA advances a grant program established in the FAST Act of to help rebuild America’s aging infrastructure. INFRA utilizes selection criteria that promote projects with national and regional economic vitality goals while leveraging non-federal funding to increase the total investment by state, local, and private partners.

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In the United States, those systems, the backbones of our highways, bridges, levees, power grids and pipelines are crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers has given our nation’s infrastructure a near failing grade of “D” overall.

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It is this rebuilding, not building—making America’s infrastructure great again—that the Trump administration should focus on. Click through to read the whole thing. Aaron M. Renn is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, a contributing editor of City Journal, and an economic development columnist for Governing magazine.

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