WASHINGTON, November 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today at the White House, David Long, CEO of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) was present when President Biden signed into law the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. This landmark bipartisan legislation represents a long overdue investment in the country’s infrastructure, and NECA contractors will greatly benefit from the projects it will generate.
Long made the following statement after President Biden signed this landmark legislation:
“NECA has long been a supporter of the push for bipartisan legislation that provides the investment and resources needed to help rebuild and modernize our country’s infrastructure. I want to thank President Biden, the Senate and the House of Representatives for taking these steps to make the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, and it was an honor to be present today at the White House to witness this important moment. NECA applauds the hard work of both chambers to come together and pass this historic infrastructure legislation, which will create new employment opportunities for our contractors and ensure our nation’s economic competitiveness.
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SOURCE National Association of Electrical Contractors