Tagged: Joe Biden

U.S. Senate Unveils $1T Infrastructure Bill

U.S. Senate Unveils $1T Infrastructure Bill

Transportation

After much delay, senators unveiled a nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package, wrapping up days of painstaking work on the inches-thick bill and launching what is certain to be a lengthy debate over President Joe Biden’s big priority. read more >

Biden Budget Includes $149M for Three Rivers Project

Biden Budget Includes $149M for Three Rivers Project

Transportation

President Joe Biden’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2022 includes $149 million for the Three Rivers Project, which officials say would prevent an economically devastating shutdown of the 50-year-old McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System. read more >

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

Transportation

As of early last week, President Joe Biden’s eight-year, $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal appeared to be holding, but polarization in Washington makes the deal fragile. read more >

U.S. Job Openings Soar to Highest Level on Record

U.S. Job Openings Soar to Highest Level on Record

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U.S. employers posted a record number of available jobs in March, illustrating starkly the desperation of businesses trying to find new workers as the country emerges from the pandemic and the economy expands. read more >