White House Is Eyeing Infrastructure Needs, ‘Broadly Defined’

March 15, 2021, 5:26 PM

The White House sees a “long list” of urgent and important needs for the next economic package focusing on U.S. infrastructure as well as addressing climate change and other issues officials see as related, according to an economic adviser.

The next proposal will include infrastructure, “broadly defined,” Heather Boushey, a member of President Joe Biden’s Council of Economic Advisers, said Monday in an interview with Bloomberg Television. “There is a long list of things that we need to invest in,” including the power grid and a plan to bolster child and elder care, she said.

President Biden economic adviser Heather Boushey says the White House is focused on infrastructure.
Source: Bloomberg)

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