St. Paul, MN - Sen. Scott Dibble (DFL-Minneapolis), DFL-Lead on the Senate Transportation Committee, Rep. Frank Hornstein (DFL-Minneapolis), Chair of the House Transportation Committee, and Rep. Jamie Long (DFL-Minneapolis), Chair of the House Climate and Energy Committee released the following statement this afternoon following President Biden's announcement of a $2.2 trillion infrastructure investment plan:
"We applaud President Biden for today's release of a bold, visionary plan to invest in America's infrastructure. We support the President's emphasis on improving roads, bridges, public transportation, and building a clean energy economy. As Minnesota state legislators, we strongly agree with the plan's focus on building a strong economy and addressing the climate crisis.
Next week, House and Senate DFLers will release detailed plans to invest in Minnesota's transportation and energy infrastructure with a focus on job creation, equity, and action to address climate change."