Keystone Cops: How Democrats Kill American Infrastructure

Construction workers walk in a tunnel of the East Side Access project beneath New York City in 2015. (Mike Segar/Reuters)
Democrats favor improving infrastructure as long as it takes longer and costs more.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE W hy can’t the United States build or repair infrastructure on a par with countries in Europe or Asia? Why can’t we have all the nifty new airports, bridges, and trains that seem to spring up overnight in other parts of the world? The answer, in one word, is Democrats. Two groups that are virtually owned-and-operated subsidiaries of the Democratic party retard infrastructure progress here. One is labor unions, and the other is environmental activists.

The latest example of the absurd reach of the latter is to be found in the U.S. district court of Montana, where Obama-appointed Judge Brian M. Morris


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