Five myths about infrastructure spending.
Infrastructure is having a moment — rhetorically, at least. President Trump’s “Infrastructure Week” in June came and went without a plan or any tangible changes. Meanwhile, congressional work on Trump’s proposed $1 trillion infrastructure package may have to wait until next year. But before the president or Congress undertakes any big moves, here are five common misconceptions we should demolish.
Politicians like to talk about infrastructure, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they know what infrastructure the country needs.