November 29, 2021

Biden's $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Challenged by Democrats, Republicans

The Biden administration’s $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure agreement on spending to rebuild roads, bridges and other projects faces a critical week that could determine the scope of U.S. infrastructure investment. Michelle Quinn reports.

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