The President also touched on a wide array of major policy issues, including gun control, taxation, race and policing, and energy and climate, entre otros. But the speech largely focused on the economy and infrastructure — the subjects of Biden’s next major legislative push, a sweeping spending package.
During the address
, Biden formally announced the second half of the two-part proposal
: the American Families Plan, which would provide an additional
$ 1.8 trillion federal investment in education
, child care and paid family leave
He also touted the administration’s roughly $ 2 trillion American Jobs Plan for improving the nation’s infrastructure and shifting to greener energy over the next eight years
Here’s a look at approximately how much time Biden spent talking about different issues on Wednesday: