House Dems pass massive infrastructure bill; GOP calls it ‘nonsense’

By: - July 1, 2020 8:52 pm
Rep. Ron Kind on a Wisconsin dairy farm (Kind via Facebook)

Rep. Ron Kind on a Wisconsin dairy farm (Kind via Facebook)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House cleared a massive $1.5 trillion package Wednesday that backers said would not only shore up the nation’s crumbling infrastructure but also create jobs at a time of widespread unemployment, protect the planet from a warming climate and narrow long-standing racial disparities.

Melanie Conklin contribute to this story from Wisconsin.

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