Nationwide, more than 70,000 bridges are structurally deficient. Our roads, railways, and transit systems are relics of the past. And Washington still hasn’t made rebuilding America’s infrastructure a top priority.
With each passing day the national infrastructure deficit deepens while the cost of repairs piles up. That’s why the country needs a long-term infrastructure bill that will fix what’s broken, build what’s needed, and improve both public life and economic competitiveness in this country. What’s more: This investment in America should be made by Americans, so that any infrastructure program is a manufacturing jobs program too.
Infrastructure Development is the Key to Growth
It is time for the President and Congress to work together and pass a long-term spending plan to repair and rebuild our nation’s infrastructure.
ReMaking America is the second volume on manufacturing policy edited by Richard McCormack.
The importance of Buy America
It’s vital to rebuild America with Made in the USA products.
A Tale of Two Bridges
One was built with U.S. workers & supplies. The other one relied on China. The results are stunning.