Vice President Joe Biden continued his tour promoting investment in America’s infrastructure with an October 28 speech at the North American Strategic Infrastructure Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C.  While delivering the keynote address to over 400 public and private sector executives, Biden said an increase in infrastructure spending is a crucial component in future U.S. economic growth and job creation.  Biden also stressed the need for public-private partnerships, stating: “All the government can do is act as a catalyst.  You are creating the opportunities.”