PRESS RELEASE: PRESS CALL TODAY AT 12:30PMET: SENS. WYDEN, PADILLA REACT TO BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE FRAMEWORK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
June 24, 2021

Contact: 
Maddy McDaniel, Communications Director, Invest in America Action

[email protected] or 914-471-7716

Jason Phelps, Director of National Media, Climate Power 
[email protected]

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PRESS CALL TODAY AT 12:30PM ET: SENS. WYDEN, PADILLA REACT TO BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE FRAMEWORK

Ahead of July 4 Recess, Sen. Wyden and Sen. Padilla Will React to the Latest Bipartisan Framework and Discuss the Need to Move the Build Back Better Agenda Forward

WASHINGTON, DC — Today at 12:30pm ET, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Senator Alex Padilla (D-CA) will join a press call hosted by Invest in America Action and Climate Power to react to the latest infrastructure framework from a bipartisan group of senators and discuss the urgent need for Congress to act on key priorities in the Build Back Better agenda including clean energy and caregiving.

Who: 

  • Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR), Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee
  • Sen. Alex Padilla (D-CA), member of the Senate Budget Committee
What: 
  • Sen. Wyden, Sen. Padilla will gather for a press conference to discuss the state of play for the American Jobs Plan after two months of negotiations, and the need for Congress to ensure the passage of the Build Back Better agenda. 
When: 
  • Thursday, June 24 at 12:30pm ET
RSVP:
  • Register for the call here.

About Invest in America

Invest In America is a national rapid response operation advocating for robust public investment to rescue the economy from the COVID crisis and create prosperity for the future, and to fight back against fear-mongers who use deficit concerns as a scapegoat to starve American communities and businesses of resources. 

The operation consists of two components: Invest in America, the charitable and public education arm, which is a fiscally sponsored project of Economic Security Project funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and Economic Security Project co-chair Chris Hughes; and Invest in America Action, the advocacy and social welfare arm, which is a fiscally sponsored project of Economic Security Project Action funded by Chris Hughes and the Omidyar Network.

Learn more at InvestInAmericaNow.com and @InvestNowUSA, and InvestinAmericaProject.com.

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