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Jun 5-7: League of Women VotersŪ of Wisconsin Annual Meeting
TBA: Calendar Planning Meeting
TBA: September Kick-Off Celebration
Sep 10: Intl Relations / Great Decisions Discussion: India Changes Course
Sep 25-26: LWV Lake Michigan Region Annual Meeting
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- Many people today are disenchanted with the democratic process and stay home on Election Day. They believe that their vote makes no difference and they can't possibly have an impact on the electoral process. But, one vote makes a difference...
Those potholes you hit as you travel are the "Tip of the Infrastructure Iceberg." For a glimpse at the whole "iceberg" a civil engineer and economist present on the overall D grade of US infrastructure and what is needed to address its poor condition.
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Tip of the Infrastructure Iceberg
American Society of Civil Engineers infrastructure report card and jobs impact of increased investments
Carl C. Sutter, P.E., C.C.S., Vice President, McMahon
Architects/Engineers and ASCE Region 3 Governor
What are ASCEs 16 categories of infrastructure? What grade did ASCE give each? What are estimated needs in each category? How might the construction industry be impacted by increased infrastructure expenditures?
Repair our infrastructure and jolt the economy
Dr. William L. Holahan, Emeritus Professor, Economics,
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
What is the cause of our weak economic recovery? What are arguments that might persuade Congress to increase spending for infrastructure improvement projects?
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