States That Are Falling Apart

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15. Arizona
> Roads in poor condition: 3.9% (9th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 2.6% (4th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 44.5% (8th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 5.5% (20th lowest)

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14. Washington
> Roads in poor condition: 15.8% (12th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 4.8% (7th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 31.0% (11th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 5.6% (21st lowest)

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13. Alaska
> Roads in poor condition: 18.2% (8th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.7% (19th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 26.2% (18th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 9.8% (4th highest)

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12. New York
> Roads in poor condition: 21.9% (7th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 11.0% (15th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 22.7% (24th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 2.7% (the lowest)

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11. North Carolina
> Roads in poor condition: 6.6% (23rd lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.9% (18th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 42.0% (10th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 7.1% (20th highest)