Rebuilding our Economy
A growing economy provides more opportunity for more Americans. We’re working to rebuild our economy after dark economic days. We are committed to building back better by modernizing our crumbling infrastructure to create millions of good-paying American jobs, combating the climate crisis, keeping us competitive on the global stage, and ensuring no community is left behind.
- All 32 Democratic Committee members introduced the Leading Infrastructure For Tomorrow’s America Act, or LIFT America Act: The sweeping legislation will modernize the nation’s infrastructure, rebuild the economy, combat climate change, and protect public health and the environment. The legislation invests more than $312 billion in clean energy, energy efficiency, drinking water, broadband, and health care infrastructure. As our nation combats COVID-19 and a severe economic downturn, the LIFT America Act fulfills President Biden’s promise to Build Back Better.
- Held a legislative hearing on investing in our nation’s infrastructure and the LIFT America Act: The Committee held a full Committee hearing on the LIFT America Act as it begins its work to advance a transformative infrastructure package. The LIFT America Act serves as a blueprint for action moving forward to revitalize our economy and communities.