What is the ASCE Report Card?
In 1998, the American Society of Civil Engineers, or ASCE, began grading the United States using a standard school format ranging from A to F in a variety of 16 different categories. The report comes out every four years and the latest report has just been released, and it doesn’t look very promising. The report card also makes recommendations on how the categories can be improved upon in the future. Here are the 16 categories and how America ranked in each one from the start of the grading until now: