Kevin Freking and Hope Yen

Government, Business

Buttigieg Pitches Infrastructure Needs to Divided Congress

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg at House T&I hearing Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg takes questions from members of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. (transportation.house.gov)

WASHINGTON — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is warning that the country’s infrastructure needs exceed $1 trillion and that other countries, namely China, are pulling ahead of the U.S. with their public works investments, a scenario he describes as “a threat to our collective future.”

Kevin Freking and Hope Yen | Associated Press
March 25, 2021