Former Gov. Ed Rendell, D-Pa., testifies before a Joint Economic Committee hearing in Dirksen Building on fixing the nation's deteriorating infrastructure.
Credit: Tom Williams
Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell (C) announces his support for the creation of a National Infrastructure on Capitol Hill January 20, 2010 in Washington, DC. A coalition of elected and former office holders and businesspeople including Felix Rohatyn, president of FGR Associates LLC (L) and Senate Banking Committee Chairman Christopher Dodd (D-CT) (R) assembled to announce their plan to help persuade Congress and the Obama administration to fund and support a bank which would be created to fund local and national infrastructure projects and thereby promote the US economy and create jobs.
Credit: Chris Kleponis
Former Governor of Pennsylvania Ed Rendell speaks onstage at the Pennsylvania Conference For Women 2013 at Philadelphia Convention Center on November 1, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Credit: Lisa Lake
President Barack Obama makes a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House regarding support for infrastructure development October 11, 2010 in Washington, DC. Obama was joined by members of his administration and members of local governments around the nation including (L-R) former Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, and Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell.