Season 10, Episode 50

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While other countries seem to build spectacular bridges, dams, and even entire cities with ease, the U.S. is stuck in pothole-fixing mode. We speak with an array of transportation nerds — including the secretary of transportation and his immediate predecessor — to see if a massive federal infrastructure package can put America back in the driver’s seat.

To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “Mayor Pete and Elaine Chao Hit the Road.