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Congressional Briefing on the History of US Infrastructure

May 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

While it is widely recognized that America’s aging infrastructure needs a major overhaul, policymakers disagree about how to accomplish this task.  So how did the great infrastructure projects of the past get built?  Three leading historians of the subject will explain how this happened and what it can teach us about infrastructure development.

This briefing will take place Friday, May 4 at 11:00 a.m. in the Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2043, Washington DC.

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May 4, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Rayburn House Building


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