Infrastructure In An Election Year
This session will earn 1.5 PDHs
Abstract: With Washington D.C. laser-focused on the upcoming Presidential Election, it might seem like infrastructure policy has taken a backseat to politics. Hear the latest legislative developments out of Washington, and learn how states and localities are finding innovative ways to improve their roads, bridges, water systems and more. A dynamic panel will discuss notable legislative trends, as well as what a lame duck Congress might accomplish after November 3, 2020.
- Explore how states and localities are increasing the amount of funding and financing for infrastructure, through both traditional and innovative mechanisms
- Learn about the status of federal legislation to increase federal infrastructure investment
- Obtain talking points and tips for advocating for infrastructure investment as Congress and the states moves forward on legislation