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The CARES Act authorized Treasury to provide up to $46 billion in loans to airlines and other aviation businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The loan program had 267 applications and provided 35 loans worth $21.9 billion.
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This e-publication supplements our report GAO-09-868 by presenting the item-by-item results of our Web-based survey of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO), which was conducted between...
Physical infrastructure is critical to the nation's economy and affects the daily life of virtually all Americans--from facilitating the movement of goods and people within and beyond U.S. borders to providing clean drinking water.
Freight railroads account for over 40 percent (by weight) of the nation's freight on a privately owned network that was largely built almost 100 years ago and includes over 76,000 railroad bridges and over 800 tunnels.
For the past several decades, the capacity of the nation's road network has not grown fast enough to keep pace with demand. The increasing congestion is apparent to millions of commuters and freight operators.