Let’s Get America Moving Again
Better infrastructure means more jobs and a stronger economy.
Investing In American Infrastructure Will Ensure Reliability, Create Millions Of Jobs And Get Our Economy Moving Again
Our economy is struggling, and Americans are hurting. And as millions of Americans are facing the difficult consequences of an aging energy grid, it’s clear that President Biden and Congress must act now to modernize our nation’s infrastructure.
Doing so will create jobs for hardworking people and get our country moving again.
Let’s invest in America’s infrastructure to ensure reliability, rebuild our nation’s competitiveness and create millions of good-paying jobs for hardworking Americans right here at home.
For years, politicians have talked about the need to revitalize America’s antiquated roads, bridges, energy grid and drinking water systems.
It’s time to turn that talk into action.
Hardworking Americans Will Reap The Economic Benefits of Investing In Our Infrastructure
An ambitious investment in American infrastructure will create incentives to put Americans back to work in good-paying jobs in manufacturing, construction and infrastructure to build our economy for the future. In fact, a study by Georgetown University estimates that a $1 trillion investment in infrastructure would create 11 million new American jobs over ten years.
And the benefits to Americans go beyond millions of new jobs. Better transportation, broadband communications, electric grids, drinking water systems and other technology upgrades will also:
This is an opportunity to create more jobs and get America’s economy moving again to help hardworking families throughout our nation.
What You Need To Know
Six Big Ideas for Infrastructure
Jason Grumet’s Statement on Infrastructure Development Opportunities to Drive Economic Recovery and Resiliency
Increasing Innovation in America’s Water Systems
Putting Private Capital to Work in Rural Infrastructure
The Need To Fix America’s Ailing Infrastructure Is Real And Urgent
America is the greatest country in the world, but you wouldn’t know it from the state of our infrastructure:
Whether it’s fixing our ailing roads and bridges, getting Americans the access they need to broadband internet, or modernizing our aging power grid and water drinking systems, it’s time to get America moving again by investing in modern infrastructure that is built to last.
Congress Has Already Made A Down Payment On Infrastructure Jobs
Through responsible, commonsense legislation passed at the close of 2020, Congress made a down payment on infrastructure jobs. This legislation focused on the research, development and deployment of cutting edge technologies to modernize America’s energy infrastructure.
And it provides a promising blueprint for breaking Washington gridlock and getting smart, job-creating infrastructure policies across the finish line in the new Congress.
In 2021, Congress must follow through on what they have begun by working together to enact an ambitious investment in our nation’s roadways, broadband communications and power grid, growing our economy and creating millions of jobs for hardworking Americans while improving the quality of life for everyone.