House Dems add more mass transit, high-speed rail in second shot at infrastructure bill

By: - September 15, 2021 1:58 pm

Rep. Peter A. DeFazio of Oregon framed the bill’s transit program as a climate issue because mass transit provides a greener alternative to single-occupancy vehicles. (Courtesy of Rep. DeFazio’s office)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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