A bridge too far: Jeffries doubles the variety of ‘structurally poor’ bridges


Christiana Stephenson, communications director on the Home Democratic Caucus, which Jefferies chairs, defended his remark by noting that 112,797 bridges have been listed by ARTBA in one other class — “honest situation.” In accordance with FHWA, which means “all major structural components are sound however might have some minor part loss, cracking, spalling, or scour.”