Lowers corporate taxes by 10 percentage points (from 35 percent to 25 percent) and calls for lifting moratoriums on energy exploration
in the U.S. and building the Keystone XL pipeline.
Calls for $50 B to be spent on surface transportation priorities and $10 B for the establishment of a national infrastructure bank
. Also provides additional funding for education and public safety jobs and jobs for veterans. Provides funding for re-employment testing and training as part of the "Make It in America" agenda.
Encourages the prioritization of job creation as the most important budget item - in areas such as public safety, green jobs, childcare, mass transit and education - focusing on communities with the worst unemployment levels.
Promotes increased investment in the green economy, such as developing "green energy centers of excellence" at Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs), and increases spending above the president's budget in education, research, natural resources and energy. Supports the establishment of a national infrastructure bank
Enacts Title II of the Jobs Through Growth Act
(H.R. 3400) which includes a timeout on all new regulations that create significant costs for job creators until unemployment falls to 7.7% or less, among others.