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Pittsburgh is the perfect place to talk infrastructure, Buttigieg says

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said that while infrastructure was the theme of his visit, “the point of this plan is jobs.”

By Margaret J. Krauss/WESA

President Joe Biden to visit Philly today to celebrate Amtrak, promote sweeping infrastructure plan

The event is one in a series of scheduled travel stops marking Biden’s first 100 days in office.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY

Updated: April 29, 2021 | 4:42 pm

Pennsylvania Senate OKs bill to halt plans to toll bridges

Republicans in Pennsylvania’s Senate are trying to make Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration start over on its plans to toll up to nine major bridges. They approved a bill Tuesday to require PennDOT to first secure approval from the Legislature.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

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Pa.’s infrastructure in need of an upgrade?

How will Biden's infrastructure plan impact Pa.?
By Scott LaMar

Infrastructure plan would reduce Pennsylvanians’ household costs and create jobs, White House says

The measure already faces staunch GOP opposition. Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey blasted it as “a massive tax increase.”

By An-Li Herring/WESA