Building a Modern Infrastructure
A key ingredient for a strong economy is the existence of a modern infrastructure. Senator Feldman has sponsored and passed important legislation on that front.
-Sponsored Constitutional Amendment to ensure that the Transportation Trust Fund cannot be raided for non-transportation purposes
-Sponsored the historic Metro Funding Act to provide a dedicated funding source for the DC Metro system
-Sponsored landmark legislation to hold PEPCO and other utilities financially responsible if they fail to provide reliable electric service
-Supported measures to close the digital divide with more access to broadband