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Most Americans agree that our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, safety, and global competitiveness.

What we can’t seem to agree on is how to pay for badly needed maintenance and repairs. It’s time to stop thinking about infrastructure as a problem, but as an opportunity for bipartisan agreement to invest wisely and carefully in our most critical needs, while eliminating wasteful spending.

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Above the FoldMay 02, 2017 - 1:30pm
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Above the FoldApr 17, 2017 - 3:00pm

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Above the FoldApr 07, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Press ReleaseMar 24, 2017 - 7:30am

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Above the FoldMar 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Above the FoldMar 09, 2017 - 2:00pm

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Above the FoldMar 08, 2017 - 11:30am
Ed Mortimer, U.S. Chamber executive director for Transportation Infrastructure, testifies before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee.

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TestimonyMar 08, 2017 - 9:30am

Ed Mortimer testimony for Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies hearing, "Investing in America: Funding our Nation's Transportation Infrastructure Needs"

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EventMar 02, 2017 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
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Aviation Summit 2017

We invite you to join us for the 16th Annual Aviation Summit, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Above the FoldFeb 27, 2017 - 4:15pm
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