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Biden’s infrastructure plan: What it could mean for NC roads

Vice President Kamala Harris is coming to North Carolina on Monday to tout the benefits of President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure proposal.

But what could the extensive policy mean for the state?

The administration has not released specific projects that could be funded and Congress, as it begins to write the legislation, is unlikely to include that level of specificity, either.

If the proposal becomes law — and it has a long way to go before that happens — states and localities could apply for grants for their own projects, allowing them to prioritize and pitch their own

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Biden tells business leaders infrastructure plan will boost U.S. chipmaking

President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer during the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience at the White House, Monday. (AP)

 

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden used a virtual meeting with corporate leaders about a global shortage of semiconductors to push Monday for his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan, telling them that the U.S. should be the world’s computer chip leader.

“We need to build the infrastructure of today, not repair the one of yesterday,” he told the group of 19 executives from the technology, chip and automotive industries. “China and the rest of the world is not

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News Updates: Congress to Resume Discussing Biden’s Infrastructure Plan


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Here’s what you need to know to navigate the markets today.

• Congress is back in session this week and will resume discussions over President Joe Biden’s nearly $2.3 trillion infrastructure proposal. Biden is meeting with members from both parties in an effort to win bipartisan support, including Republicans who have voiced objections to the scope of Biden’s plan and his proposal to pay for it by raising the corporate tax rate to 28% from the current 21%. Sen. Roger Wicker (R., Miss.) said on Sunday’s ABC’s “This Week” that if Biden is willing to

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Capito critical of Biden plan: Senator asks for bipartisan investments in nation’s infrastructure | News

WASHINGTON — Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., has made it clear she does not support all of Pres. Joe Biden’s more than $2 trillion American Jobs Plan, but she will insist that any infrastructure plan that is passed will include money for the King Coal Highway and Coalfields Expressway.

“That must be part of it,” she said, referring to the federal 80 percent match of highway and bridge construction projects.

Both projects are stalled, with construction being done piecemeal as money becomes available. Total cost to complete the Coalfield Expressway has been estimated at about $1 billion by the state

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Al Mazrouei unveils roadmap for managing energy, housing, infrastructure and transportation sector – News

The UAE minister also announced the completion of a study to explore the need for housing across the country.

Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei, the UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, has revealed a comprehensive development roadmap for the sectors supervised by the ministry, which includes the energy, housing, transportation, and infrastructure.

Al Mazrouei said that the ministry has designed clear work directions that guarantee the country’s global leadership – espically in the four sectors – over the next 50 years.

In an interview with the Emirates News Agency (WAM), Al Mazrouei affirmed that the ministry has ambitious

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10 Best Stocks That Will Gain From Biden’s Job and Infrastructure Plan

In this article we will take a look at the 10 best stocks that will gain from Biden’s job and infrastructure plan. You can skip our detailed analysis of the US job and infrastructure plan’s outlook for 2021 and some of the major growth catalysts for the stocks that will benefit from it, and go directly to 5 Best Stocks That Will Gain From Biden’s Job and Infrastructure Plan.

US President Joe Biden last week unveiled an ambitious $2 trillion plan to overhaul American infrastructure. The plan envisions increased government spending on rebuilding roads, bridges, water supply mechanisms, transportation

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