Remarks by President Biden on the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill and Build Back Better Agenda
3:38 P.M. EDT
THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Michigan! (Applause.) It’s good to be back. It really is. And, John, thank you for that introduction.
The truth of the matter is there’s a reason why the American labor movement across the board has the single-best workers in the world: because you’re the best trained.
I wish the American people understood how much serious, serious training goes into being a union worker. I really mean it. You’re the best in the world.
I was kidding — someone said to me earlier that — I said I’m a union President; I’m a union — a President who supports unions — not labor, unions. And someone pointed out to me that I allegedly have the — used the word “union” as President more than the last seven presidents combined. (Applause.)
You built the country. No, not a joke. You built the country.
And it’s great to be here with several…