Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM EST

Venable LLP

The New Age of American Infrastructure

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Webinar

With President Joe Biden and both parties in Congress making infrastructure a major priority, intense attention is focused on whether and how to substantially increase the federal investment in infrastructure. Federal transit and highway programs must be reauthorized by September 30, including attention to the ever greater shortfall in revenues dedicated to the Highway Trust Fund, compared to authorized expenditures. The definition of “infrastructure” on the federal level is being debated, with some arguing it should include such things as hospitals, schools, renewable energy and transmission, broadband, and water treatment and delivery systems. Climate and equity issues are also intertwined with the discussion on infrastructure.

Please join Venable’s multidisciplinary infrastructure team for the first in a series of webinars discussing how the new administration and Congress may ultimately address these issues. With our expansive team of practitioners from our environmental, tax, regulatory, and government affairs practice groups, Venable is ideally situated to provide unique analysis of and perspective on what lies ahead for infrastructure in 2021 and beyond.

Moderator

Kathryn Floyd, Partner, Venable LLP

Speakers

The Honorable James Burnley IV, Partner, Venable LLP

Jim Reilly, Senior Policy Advisor, Venable LLP

Yardly Pollas-Kimble, Partner, Venable LLP

Fred Wagner, Partner, Venable LLP