America Is Heading For A Detour

Infastructure

America’s infrastructure is rapidly declining. The United States only spends approximately 0.6 percent of its gross domestic product on infrastructure maintenance despite the fact that the nation’s highways, railroad lines, airports and other transportation systems are in some way involved with generating 100 percent of the GDP.

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