Joe Biden unveils $700bn 'buy American' proposal to grow US industry

Proposal calls for government to purchase $400bn of US goods and services and invest $300bn in tech research and development

Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled a $700bn proposal to grow American industry as the centerpiece of his presidential campaign pitch to lead the nation’s economic recovery in the wake of the devastating coronavirus pandemic.

The ambitious “buy American” campaign is one pillar of a broader economic platform, titled “Build Back Better”, which Biden is expected to outline at a speech near his hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Thursday afternoon.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: Joe Biden unveils $700bn 'buy American' proposal to grow US industry ———

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