Congressional Briefing on the History of U.S. Infrastructure
The National History Center invites you to attend our Congressional Briefing on the History of U.S. Infrastructure
Friday, May 4, 2018 from 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2043
While it is widely recognized that America’s aging infrastructure needs a major overhaul, policymakers disagree about how to accomplish this task. So how did the great infrastructure projects of the past get built? Three leading historians will explain how this happened and what it can teach us about infrastructure development.
Speakers: Janet Bednarek, University of Dayton
Peter Norton, University of Virginia
Moderator: Zachary Schrag, George Mason University
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Questions and answers will follow the presentation.
Refreshments will be served.
Please share with any interested parties. This event is free and open to the public.