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President Trump promised a huge infrastructure push. Here's how that has worked in other countries.

Mar 01, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

In Tuesday night's speech, President Trump promised to rebuild America. "The time has come for a new program of national rebuilding. America has spent approximately $6 trillion in the Middle East, all this while our infrastructure at home is crumbling. With the $6 trillion, we could have rebuilt our country twice, and maybe even three times, if we had people who had the ability to negotiate," he said. "Crumbling infrastructure will be replaced with new roads, bridges, tunnels, airports and rai...