Overview of All Proposed Spending in Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

From traditional projects like roads and bridges to climate initiatives and programs outside the traditional infrastructure scope, President Joe Biden’s plan is an ambitious package he will try to pass through a nearly evenly split Congress in the coming months.   Biden said the plan will invest about $2 trillion this decade. He dubbed his proposal the “American Jobs Plan,” which marks the first part of a two-part economic plan. Some programs and investments did not include a specific price tag. They are added at the end.  Infrastructure Plan:  $621 billion in transportation infrastructure and resilience.  $115 billion to modernize bridges, highways, roads, and main streets most in need of repair. This includes funding to improve air quality, limit greenhouse gas emissions, and reduce congestion.  $20 billion to improve road safety.  $85 billion to modernize existing transit systems.  $80 billion to address Amtrak’s repair backlog. $174 billion investment in the electric vehicle …

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