Surrette hit the nail on the head when he said that any change in infrastructure funding is going to require Democrats and Republicans to be in the same room talking through their options.
If that once was a common practice it no longer is. The partisanship in the Capitol has declared the other side unclean.
Surrette said everybody in their right mind understands not enough money produces not enough maintenance.
Until there is consensus on the necessity of expanded funding, Mississippi won’t spend enough to maintain its roads and bridges.