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Rebooting America’s Infrastructure

America’s desperate need for modern infrastructure has come at a fortuitous moment.

When a major highway bridge in California collapsed last month, the impact on the entire southwestern United States once again highlighted the country’s serious infrastructure problem. Indeed, in a sense, the world’s largest economy is falling apart. Ideological aversion to public-sector investment, together with the endemic short-term thinking of those who write budgets, has kept […]