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used to lead the world in terms of our rail. today we are we hind japan, behind china and many other countries. mr. chairman, i think there is bipartisan agreement we have not invested in our infrastructure. i think there is bipartisan understanding that when we invest we create jobs. a couple of years ago i brought forth legislation called the rebuild america act. i proposed a trillion investment. to that point it was bought by republicans and democrats to be a wild and crazy idea. i'm glad i think there is an understanding that given the depth of the problem, given what they tell us in terms of a need to invest 1.6 trillion is in fact a reasonable amount of money. and when we do this not only do we create a nation that is more productive and safer we also create up to 15 million jobs and jobs in areas where we need them. one of the areas certainly in rural america has to do with broad band. i want to put in a plug as part of our infrastructure, you're not going to attract businesses. kids are not going to be able to do well in school unless we have access to high quality broad band
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Feb 8, 2017 10:03am EST
behind japan, china, behind many, many countries, so mr. chairman, i think that there is bipartisan agreement that we have not invested in our infrastructure. and i think there is bipartisan understanding that when we invest, we create jobs, now a couple years ago i brought forth legislation called the rebuild america act and proposed a trillion dollars investment and that was thought by republicans and democrats to be a wild and crazy idea. but i'm glad i think there's an understanding given the depth of the problem, a need to invest $1.6 trillion that a trillion dollars is in fact a reasonable amount of money. and when we do this, not only do we create a nation that is more productive and safer, we also create up to 15 million jobs and jobs in areas where we need them. and one of the areas certainly in rule america has to do with broadband, so i want to put in a plug with broadband with infrastructure, so any small town in wyoming, kids are not going to do well, businesses will not do well unless there's a proposal for broadband. where the difference of opinions going to come i th
Search Results 0 to 6 of about 7 (some duplicates have been removed)