Factbox: What’s in the U.S. Senate’s bipartisan $1 trillion infrastructure bill?

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Democratic-controlled U.S. Senate is working on a roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill to update America’s roads, bridges and broadband networks, clearing the way for a possible vote on the package later this week. The legislation, President Joe Biden’s top domestic priority, includes $550 billion in new spending, while the rest of the $1 trillion is comprised of previously approved funding. Here are some of the details of the bipartisan bill: NEW SPENDING * Roads, bridges and major projects: $110 billion * Passenger and freight rail: $66 billion * Broa…

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