Washington, D.C. – In advance of Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) and Gov. Steve Beshear’s (D-KY) meeting in Covington, KY today, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) released the following statement expressing his support of them coming together in a bipartisan fashion to move this project forward:

“The Brent Spence Bridge is vital to jobs and commerce in Ohio, and this agreement brings us one step closer to seeing this critical infrastructure project come to fruition.”