We Care About Roads, Bridges, and Efficiency

Roads and bridges are important to consumers.  But the proposal to cover the Federal Highway Trust Fund (HTF) shortfall with savings from reduced postal deliveries leaves us gasping at its arrogance.  The proposal is typical of DC’s flawed “ideas.”  First, some “transportation” projects should not be federally funded.  In addition, the Department of Transportation’s (DoT) […]

Bringing Jobs Back Home

Filling meaningful new jobs is a high priority for the US.   In July there were 1,137,000 unemployed construction workers and probably one-third more who have given up.   No layer of government seems to have money for infrastructure projects our nation needs, and there is neither a shortage of dwellings, nor an awaiting throng of move-up […]