Maybe you’re a bit of a lead-foot. Maybe you don’t like driving behind trucks. Or maybe you just really like the view from the left lane. Well, an increasing number of states have a message for you: Get over. Or…
By Elaine S. Povich, Stateline
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Structures built with municipal bonds stand out in this city. There is the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, and new parking garages for a revitalized restaurant and apartment district. Sleek, futuristic water towers loom on the edge of…
By Joan Lowy, Associated Press
It's not clear where Democrats would get the money for their proposal.
By Scott Rodd, Stateline
Public-private partnerships, however, have been responsible for only a small number of infrastructure projects in the last three decades.
By PBS NewsHour
In recent decades, American productivity growth has slowed. Yale University's Jacob Hacker has a possible explanation: the country’s outdated and deteriorating infrastructure. Hacker, co-author of “American Amnesia,” argues the U.S. has forgotten the role government plays in engineering prosperity, and…
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
President-elect Donald Trump promises big tax cuts, a border wall and massive spending on infrastructure. That's a recipe for bigger deficits that fiscally minded conservative Republicans have railed against during President Barack Obama's tenure.
By Dan Cooney and Kristen Doerer
President-elect Donald Trump disavowed the alt-right in an on-the-record interview with the New York Times on Tuesday. He also responded to questions about the possibility of prosecuting Hillary Clinton, his commitment to the First Amendment, his plans for Syria, and…
By Vikram Mansharamani
Investing in infrastructure could give the economy a much needed and almost immediate boost during a time of stubbornly low growth.
By PBS NewsHour
Donald Trump has signaled that infrastructure will be a major issue in his administration. He has also promised to create 25 million jobs through infrastructure spending, tax reduction, trade deal reform and lifting restrictions on American energy development. Laura Bliss…
By Christopher S. Rugaber, Associated Press
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton spelled out their economic visions in high-profile speeches in Michigan this week.
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