Peabody award–winning journalist Andrea Bernstein is Senior Editor for Politics & Policy for WNYC News. She has previously served as Metro Editor, Political Director, Director of Transportation Nation, and Senior Reporter.
$6 Billion in Highway Money Not Spent...and Atlanta Wants It
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 - 05:16 PM
With all the talk about wasteful earmarks, it might come as a surprise that some $6 billion has been left unspent -- disappeamarks, as it's called. PBS's Blueprint America reports that Atlanta residents say they could really use the money to make safer pedestrian crossings.