I cringe very time I hear anyone in government say the word “infrastructure.”
Infrastructure projects are ripe for crony exploitation. Who gets the contracts? Those who are favored politically. How does one become favored politically? Well, you know the drill and it involves a checkbook.
Axios today obtained and published a draft copy of the White House infrastructure plan.
Bottom line: Not too many huge surprises in there, but a few notable omissions like the lack of a gas tax increase and what seems to be a smaller ask from the private sector