Washington, DC – Rep. Ron Kind released the following statement after President Joe Biden signed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal into law today:
“I’m thrilled to see the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal signed into law today by President Biden. This legislation will create good-paying jobs and bring billions to Wisconsin to rebuild our roads, bridges, and waterways, deliver clean drinking water, expand broadband access, and more. I’m proud to have voted for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and look forward to seeing it deliver for our state. Let’s get to work rebuilding Wisconsin and rebuilding America.”
Rep. Kind voted for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal on November 5, 2021.
This legislation will provide Wisconsin with an estimated $5.2 billion to repair our highways, $225 million to replace and repair bridges, $100 million to expand broadband access to all Wisconsinites, $841 million over the next five years to make sure every family has access to safe drinking water and address PFAS contamination, $592 million for improved public transportation options, $198 million for infrastructure development for airports over the next five years, and more.