More than 47,000 of America's 616,087 bridges are "structurally deficient," according to an analysis of federal data by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association.
Trump must sell House Democrats on his signature trade deal, and persuade Senate Republicans to stomach labor-friendly provisions.
With a shortage of skilled workers now, companies and universities are partnering to develop programs to re-educate the American workforce and make sure students today are prepared for the future. At an event titled Driving Talent and Innovation in the Capital Region, hosted by the Greater Washington Partnership and Business Roundtable, Kayla Tausche sat down with Northrop Grumman Chairman Wes Bush and University of Maryland Baltimore County Freeman Hrabowski to discuss their partnership.
The Commerce Department is expected to deliver long-awaited report on auto tariffs to the president by a Feb. 17 deadline, according to two sources familiar with the matter.
"The trends in alcohol have been fairly consistent regardless of whether or not you have legalized recreational marijuana in a state or not, says the chief economist for the Distilled Spirits Council.
China is borrowing billions of dollars each year from the World Bank, despite its position as the world's second-largest economy, according to a study released Thursday.
The argument is part of the White House's position on border security as Trump urges Congress to pony up $5 billion for the wall while lawmakers seek a spending deal to avoid a shutdown Saturday.
Supporters of the tariffs imposed by the Trump administration on steel and aluminum are making the case that they have worked as intended, without the huge job losses opponents had predicted.
Canadian and Mexican negotiators, business leaders and members of Congress expected the 25 percent tariffs on steel and 10 percent on aluminum to be lifted once the new agreement was signed, but they remain.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is coming out against President Donald Trump's renegotiated trade deal with Mexico and Canada, just as the president and his counterparts are set to sign it at the G-20 summit.