AEM Applauds Signing of Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill
Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) senior vice president of government and industry relations Kip Eideberg issued the following statement on the signing of the historic Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act today by President Biden:
“For years, AEM has led the charge in Washington for comprehensive, federal investment in U.S. roads, highways, bridges, broadband networks, electric grids, water and wastewater systems, ports, and inland waterways. AEM applauds the bipartisan group of lawmakers and President Biden for putting country first and finally getting this bill across the finish line. The 2.8 million men and women of the equipment manufacturing industry are ready to get to work and ensure that this historic investment ushers in a new era of economic prosperity for all Americans."
AEM is the North American-based international trade group representing off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers, with more than 1,000 companies and more than 200 product lines in the agriculture and construction-related industry sectors worldwide. The equipment manufacturing industry supports 2.8 million jobs in the U.S. Equipment manufacturers also contribute $288 billion a year to the U.S. economy.