By Terry Kovarik
Nearly nine-percent of Wisconsin’s bridges and 27-percent of states public roads are in poor condition. Rebuilding the nation’s crumbling infrastructure and how to pay for it remains a hotly debated topic in Congress. During recent visits to Door County Daily News.com incumbent Eighth District Representative Mike Gallagher, a Republican, and Democratic challenger Beau Liegeois talked about the need for infrastructure repairs. Gallagher favors looking into changes in transportation users fees and working with the private sector to fund repairs.
Liegeois believes recent corporate tax cuts have been detrimental to comprehensive infrastructure repairs.
Prior to the November 6th general election, DoorCountyDailyNews.com will bring you views from the candidates for various offices.