President Joe Biden on Monday singed more than $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill into law which fulfills one part of Biden’s economic vision.
The legislation will put $110 billion into roads, bridges and other major project and $66 billion in freight and passenger rail while $39 billion will go into public transport.
Expansion of broadband will be see $65 billion of investment which has become essential after COVID-19 left millions of Americans at home without internet access. Improvement of water systems and replacing lead pipes will see $55 billion.
After years of failed attempts, while signing the legislation Biden said, “we’re finally getting this done”.
He further noted, “So my message to the American people is this: America is moving again, and your life is going to change for the better,”.