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Senate approves Biden’s $1 trillion infrastructure bill — with McConnell’s support

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The Senate approved a $1 trillion infrastructure bill on Tuesday, securing a major bipartisan victory for President Joe Biden and bringing him another step closer to achieving a key part of his economic agenda.

The  69-30 vote included 19 Republicans joining every Senate Democrat in support, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. It paves the way for a massive infusion of federal money to repair roads, highways, and bridges, and improve broadband connections.

“The American people will now see the most robust injection of funds into infrastructure in decades,” Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on the details ⇒

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