While the Missouri state legislature continues to work toward a compromise on our own economic bill, it becomes even more critical for Missourians that Congress passes the American Jobs Act.
Passage of the American Jobs Act is the fastest way to put Missourians back to work. For instance, did you know that the President’s plan includes $50 billion in immediate investments for highways, transit, rail and aviation? This would help modernize an infrastructure that now receives a “D” grade from the American Society of Civil Engineers. It would also put hundreds of thousands of construction workers back on the job. Of the investments for highway and transit modernization projects, the President’s plan will make immediate investments of at least $716,900,000 in Missouri that could support a minimum of approximately 9,300 local jobs. (Learn more!)
Let Congress know that Missouri supports the American Jobs Act!