Bloomberg Law
Nov. 16, 2021, 11:01 AM

Biden’s Equity, Climate Goals to Be Tested by Infrastructure Law

Lillianna Byington
Lillianna Byington

Proponents of equitable and sustainable transportation policies plan to hold U.S. officials accountable to deliver on President Joe Biden’s promises of climate-friendly and fairly distributed infrastructure.

Biden signed the long-awaited infrastructure bill (H.R. 3684) into law Monday. Delivering on sustainability and equity goals will largely be left up to Biden officials and the Transportation Department, a unique opportunity for the administration to put its mark on a surge of money.

Biden also signed an executive order Monday to create an Infrastructure Implementation Task Force with Mitch Landrieu, who will serve as White House infrastructure implementation coordinator, as a ...

Learn more about Bloomberg Law or Log In to keep reading:

Learn About Bloomberg Law

AI-powered legal analytics, workflow tools and premium legal & business news.

Already a subscriber?

Log in to keep reading or access research tools.