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Biden talks infrastructure with top labor leaders — with $2 trillion in spending on the line

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President Joe Biden met with top labor leaders on Wednesday to discuss the potential for COVID-19 relief, job creation, and further infrastructure improvements through new funding.

Biden emphasized the importance of passing both his $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, along with additional infrastructure funding, to boost the economy and create millions of new jobs in a meeting in the Oval Office with 10 labor officials.

It’s unclear whether Biden mentioned the $2 trillion price tag on infrastructure that he campaigned on in that meeting, which included Richard Trumka, head of the AFL-CIO, and Sean McGarvey, president of details ⇒

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