Sinema offers infrastructure invoice in Tucson, visits ports of entry

TUCSON — Sen. Kyrsten Sinema mentioned Tuesday that 1 of her leading priorities is to safe added funding to proceed the growth of the San Luis I Port of Entry.

Sinema, D-Ariz., claimed the San Luis port of entry confirmed the the very least minimize in border journey last calendar year throughout the COVID-19 pandemic since of the vast selection of crucial staff coming into the United States each and every working day.

“San Luis has been bearing a substantial load even through this time,” she stated.

On Monday, Sinema frequented the San Luis I port, the westernmost port in Arizona, the place she met with U.S. Customs and Border Security leaders and talked about how the Senate-handed bipartisan infrastructure monthly bill she aided negotiate could aid the enlargement task.