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Two Birds, One Stone: Tax Reform and Infrastructure

Sarah Kline / Blog May 24, 2017

We explain the ways in which tax reform legislation could positively affect America’s infrastructure.

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To restore infrastructure, private sector must step up

Infrastructure / News August 18, 2015

Unlike government, the private sector does have the cash, as well as the investing expertise. It even has the appetite to finance projects and build them today.

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Budget brinkmanship grips DC

Economy / News July 5, 2015

Republicans and Democrats are locked in an increasingly bitter debate over government spending, with few legislative weeks remaining to avoid another shutdown.

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Steve Bell, Shai Akabas and Emil Frankel: How to fix the Highway Trust Fund

Economy / News August 12, 2014

​De ja vu all over again. That’s what we saw recently on transportation spending. The latest $11 billion “patch” to the Highway Trust Fund continues a trend that has now gone on for several years.

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Answering the Infrastructure Finance FAQs

Sarah Kline / Blog January 6, 2017

To craft an infrastructure package that meets America’s broad needs, policymakers will have to determine the appropriate balance between funding and financing.

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What Does a Trump Presidency Mean for Infrastructure?

Sarah Kline, Andy Winkler / Blog November 22, 2016

Infrastructure enjoys support on both sides of the aisle. As attention turns to 2017, what might a Trump infrastructure proposal look like?

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Innovative Financing: Filling the Infrastructure Pothole

Infrastructure / July 8, 2015 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. ET

Our nation’s continued economic prosperity rests on the quality of our infrastructure, but investments fall dramatically short of what is needed.

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Rebuilding the Nation’s Crumbling Infrastructure

Ben Ritz / Blog June 7, 2016

A recent study projects losses of up to $3.9 trillion in gross domestic product and 2.5 million jobs by 2025 if our infrastructure deficiencies are not addressed.

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Senators Ron Wyden and John Hoeven to Discuss Financing America’s Infrastructure

Infrastructure / Press Release July 2, 2015

Our nation’s continued economic prosperity rests on the quality of our infrastructure, but investments fall dramatically short of what is needed.

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What We’re Reading in Infrastructure, September 2

Infrastructure / Blog September 2, 2015

The staff of BPC’s Executive Council on Infrastructure share some recent publications, speeches, and testimony relevant to infrastructure policy and finance.

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