Joe Biden thanked Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday during his signing ceremony for the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill.
13 Republican lawmakers in the US House made sure Democrats would pass their infrastructure bill that does not include a dime for a border wall to secure the US Southern border during the greatest illegal immigration crisis in US history.
The 13 Republicans who voted in favor of Biden’s bill were:
Don Bacon of Nebraska,
Brian Fitzpatrick of Pennsylvania,
Andrew Garbarino of New York,
Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio,
John Katko of New York,
Adam Kinzinger of Illinois,
Nicole Malliotakis of New York,
David McKinley of West Virginia,
Tom Reed of New York,
Chris Smith of New Jersey,
Fred Upton of Michigan,
Jeff van Drew of New Jersey
Don Young of Alaska.
During the signing reception Joe Biden thanked Mitch McConnell personally for supporting the bill and voting on it.