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Biden's infrastructure package pledges $378 billion to revamp US housing and schools

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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President Biden's $2 trillion American Jobs Plan includes nearly $400 billion for homes and schools.
The administration aims to build and retrofit more than 1 million affordable homes.
Federal buildings and Veterans Affairs' hospitals will also receive renovations under the plan.
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President Joe Biden's next spending push is bigger than his first, and the housing and education sectors are poised to benefit massively. The president is set to roll out his $2 trillion...
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Biden wants to give American workers a $400 billion boost from his infrastructure package

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Biden's infrastructure plan will call for a $400 billion investment in America's workforce and manufacturing.
The package, the first of two, will include funding for innovation and small business hubs.
It will also invest in job creation efforts, with job training programs targeted to underserved communities.
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Small businesses and American manufacturers have suffered financial hits during the pandemic, and on top of the aid in President Joe Biden's stimulus bill, the $2 trillion infrastructure plan the president will...
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Biden wants to give a $300 billion tech facelift to America's infrastructure

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Biden's infrastructure plan invests over $300 billion in improving the technology sector.
Investments include funding for improved broadband access and research and development.
Also, $174 billion will be invested to promote the usage of electric vehicles.
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President Joe Biden will unveil the first, $2 trillion part of his $4 trillion infrastructure package on Wednesday, and from investing in broadband to funding electric vehicles, the technology sector can expect to see a huge...
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