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State of the Infrastructure

RFTR-BLOG-1-26-150Jan. 21, 2015 – In his State of the Union address, President Obama once again called for investment in infrastructure.

 

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Boehner Says No

Congress-150Jan. 9, 2015 – House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), speaking to reporters, dumped a few gallons of cold water on the idea of a gas tax hike: “I’ve never voted to raise the gas tax. Funding a highway bill is critically important, it’s a priority for this year, how we’ll fund it we’re going to have to work our way through this. It’s doubtful that the votes are here to raise the gas tax.”

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$1 Trillion for Infrastructure?

BLOG-SANDERS-150Jan. 6, 2015 – We have heard many proposals bandied about for increasing infrastructure spending over the years, but this is the first time anyone has suggested spending a staggering $1 Trillion.

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