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CLIP: Federal Transportation Infrastructure Funding


AIR DATE: Monday, May 16, 2016
OVERVIEW:

Casey Dinges talked about the federal government’s role in funding state infrastructure projects and an American Society of Civil Engineers analysis suggesting $3 trillion in federal funds is needed over the next ten years.
 

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PEOPLE IN THIS VIDEO:
 

  • Casey V. Dinges
    Senior Managing Director
    American Society of Civil Engineers->Public Affairs, Membership, and Marketing
KEYWORDS: Infrastructure, Transportation, Funding, Highway Trust Fund, Congress, Gas Tax, Federalism