We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

White House Seeks $50B For Immediate Infrastructure Fixes

Law360, Los Angeles (April 10, 2013, 7:45 PM EDT) -- The White House hopes to spur the nation’s infrastructure development with a $50 billion allotment for upfront infrastructure investments, including funds for a “Fix It First” program that focuses investment on the nearly 70,000 structurally deficient bridges across the country, according to President Barack Obama’s budget released Wednesday.

The infrastructure proposal of the White House’s fiscal year 2014 budget of the U.S. government includes $40 billion for Fix It First projects to invest immediately in the nation’s infrastructure with an emphasis on reducing the national transportation...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.