Obama’s $50B Infrastructure Plan

Posted by on Sep 6, 2010 in Government | No Comments

Today Obama announced a plan to lower unemployment rates. At the core infrastructure:

While the proposal calls for investments over six years, the White House said spending would be front-loaded with an initial $50 billion to help create jobs in the near future.

The goals of the infrastructure plan include: rebuilding 150,000 miles of roads; constructing and maintaining 4,000 miles of railways, enough to go coast-to-coast; and rehabilitating or reconstructing 150 miles of airport runways, while also installing a new air navigation system designed to reduce travel times and delays.

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