Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1596 , Segment 1
Episode: Infrastructure, Today’s Entrepreneurs, Heartfelt Science
- May 11, 2021 8:00 pm
- 16:44 mins
Republicans and Democrats agree that America ought to invest in its infrastructure—now if only they could agree on the definition of infrastructure. While Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell promotes a “traditional” infrastructure (i.e., roads, bridges), President Joe Biden has planned for health and elder care, affordable housing, clean energy, job training, and more. Aide Tomer, a fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program, explains the situation.