Biden, Senators Get $579 Billion Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

June 24, 2021, 10:01 PM

President Joe Biden celebrated his tentative deal with a group of Democratic and Republican senators on a $579 billion infrastructure plan, saying it would create millions of jobs while fulfilling a major piece of his economic agenda.

The group of senators, who had been negotiating among themselves and with the White House for weeks, “has come together to forge an agreement that will create millions of American jobs and modernize our American infrastructure,” Biden said at the White House.

WATCH: Biden says “we have a deal.”
Source: Bloomberg)

He called the investments “long overdue” and said that “this agreement signals to the world that we can function, deliver ...

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