It has been 66 years since President Eisenhower signed the act that created the Interstate Highway System into law on June 29th, 1956.1 An amazing political ($$$) and engineering feat. Eisenhower and the House Democrats agreed to finance the system through the Highway Trust Fund, which itself would be funded by a gasolinetax. In June 1956, Eisenhower signed the Federal Aid Highway Act of 1956 into law. Under the act, the federal government would pay for 90 percent of the cost of construction of Interstate Highways.
This is a Second iAWriter iPad to Hugo test post with a LINK to a post highlighting the 15th anniversary of Apple’s introducing the iPhone and continued playing with footnotes.1 Updated on June 29, 2022. ↩︎
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This is a sample test post with a footnote.1 Updated on June 22, 2022. ↩︎