WASHINGTON — House Ways and Means Committee Democrats unveiled legislation Thursday that would permanently reinstate the Build America Bonds program, as part of a broad manufacturing jobs package.
H.R. 6206, The Build America Bonds Act, was one of two pieces of legislation Democrats introduced this week to spur job growth in their “no excuses” agenda, which was launched at the end of June. They also sponsored a bill to extend and expand the advanced energy manufacturing tax credit. To date, they have introduced a total of seven bills under the “no excuses agenda.”