Will Congress Move Ahead on Highway Funding?

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With America's transportation system on the verge of collapse, the Highway Trust Fund is about run out of money. Even if Congress passes a short-term fix, what are the consequences of falling behind for competition in the global economy?

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Credits

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Evan George