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America's infrastructure is crumbling, report says

America's infrastructure is crumbling, report says

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By:  Mallory Simon and Rachel Clarke, CNN
Updated: Jun 18, 2019 11:51 AM CDT

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The fabric of America is crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gives the nation's infrastructure a D+ grade -- that's the roads and bridges we drive on every day, the airports we use for business and vacation travel, and the schools where we send our children to learn. And newer networks critical to modern life, like broadband internet, haven't even reached many areas yet.

President Donald Trump declared at his inauguration, "We will build new roads, and highways, and bridges, and airports, and tunnels, and railways all across our wonderful nation." At least seven times, his White House has declared that the chosen theme of a week would be infrastructure, but each time the issue has become lost in other events, often generated by the President himself... FULL ARTICLE

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