The bridge collapsed around 6 a.m., leaving a bus dangling and gas lines along the side of the bridge ruptured.
Democrats are hoping to campaign on the success of the legislation in next year's midterm election.
November 15, 2021
Biden was on Capitol Hill Friday afternoon, meeting with members of the House Democratic Caucus and Democratic leaders.
October 1, 2021
Progressive Democrats have been critical of the bill for spending too little on provisions related to climate change.
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, who was the lead negotiator for the Democrats, said lawmakers are putting the finishing touches on the bill.
Speaking in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Biden's speech marked the first time he has pitched the bill directly to the American people since a deal was reached last week.
The statement comes after the White House enacted damage control after Biden's comments on Thursday did not sit well with Republicans who negotiated the bill.
The new deal reportedly includes $579 billion in new spending for a total of $1.2 trillion in infrastructure funding over eight years.