Senate Commerce Committee chairman Jay Rockefeller D-W.Va., introduced a bill Wednesday that would create a national infrastructure bank and fund it with $10 billion over two fiscal years.

The bill, which was co-sponsored by Sen. Frank Lautenberg D-N.J. would provide $5 billion in each of fiscal 2012 and 2013 for the American Infrastructure Investment Fund, which would be housed within the Department of Transportation. 

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