As it rolls out the American Jobs Plan, the Biden Administration is trying to drum up support in Rural America. In an interview with All Ag, All Day farm broadcaster Tony St. James, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said agriculture understands the importance of transportation and infrastructure. “These are often the Americans who depend the most on good quality (infrastructure) when it comes to roads that get you around or getting your goods to market,” said Buttigieg. “Not to mention the bigger picture with how these things fit with our freight rail system and our ports so we can have a healthy and strong agricultural economy.”
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