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On Tuesday, President-elect Donald Trump nominated Elaine Chao as secretary of transportation. Chao, who served as the secretary of labor under George W. Bush and is also the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, is an experienced Washington insider. As transportation secretary, she will be tasked with taking on an aging infrastructure that Trump promised to rebuild during his campaign.
Trump has also promised a trillion dollar investment in American infrastructure over the next 10 years. Trump says the funds will fix the our nation's airports, highways, bridges, tunnels, pipelines, schools and hospitals.
This segment aired on December 1, 2016.