Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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40. Virginia
> Roads in poor condition: 2.7% (11th lowest)
> Structurally deficient bridges: 4.6% (13th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $541 (20th highest)
> Avg. travel time to work: 28.6 minutes (8th highest)

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39. Delaware
> Roads in poor condition: 3.9% (21st lowest)
> Structurally deficient bridges: 3.9% (8th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $671 (13th highest)
> Avg. travel time to work: 26.5 minutes (14th highest)

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38. Oregon
> Roads in poor condition: 3.1% (15th lowest)
> Structurally deficient bridges: 5.2% (16th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $318 (10th lowest)
> Avg. travel time to work: 24.3 minutes (24th lowest)

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37. New Mexico
> Roads in poor condition: 3.0% (14th lowest)
> Structurally deficient bridges: 5.8% (20th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $662 (14th highest)
> Avg. travel time to work: 22.3 minutes (14th lowest)

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36. Minnesota
> Roads in poor condition: 4.1% (22nd lowest)
> Structurally deficient bridges: 5.0% (14th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $555 (18th highest)
> Avg. travel time to work: 23.8 minutes (20th lowest)

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