America really is broken: Here’s how much more engineers say it would cost to fix it

America really is broken: Here’s how much more engineers say it would cost to fix it
Robert Schroeder
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The Big Number: The U.S. is facing a $2.59 trillion shortfall in meeting its infrastructure needs, the American Society of Civil Engineers said Wednesday. What Happened: The engineers’ group released its latest report card on U.S. infrastructure (IGF) giving an overall grade of C-. “We’re still just paying about half of our infrastructure bill,” the report says.