Eric Chung advises clients on litigation and regulatory matters involving administrative law, constitutional law, legislation, and public policy at the local, state, and federal levels. He has worked on legal and policy issues with a range of government institutions, including the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Department of State, and the White House. He completed judicial clerkships and assists cases in both state and federal appellate courts.

This post is the ninth in a series, “The ABCs of the AJP.”

Virtually every president since Franklin D. Roosevelt has pursued a national “infrastructure” project of some kind.  From the New Deal and the Federal-Aid Highway Acts, which created today’s interstate highway, to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, the federal government has made significant investments toward a “system of public works,” a standard definition for the word “infrastructure.”  In this way, the AJP is just the latest major infrastructure initiative, even if the proposed amounts for modernizing surface transportation, airports, and waterways are unprecedented.
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