Bentz says infrastructure bill he opposed is “drastically underfunded”

U.S. Rep. Cliff Bentz, R-Ontario. (The Enterprise/file)

GRANTS PASS – U.S. Rep. Cliff Bentz, making his first public appearance in Grants Pass since he was elected one year ago, said Wednesday that he had a few reasons for voting against President Joe Biden’s $1 trillion infrastructure bill that cleared Congress last week.

“We don’t need to be adding to the deficit,” Oregon’s lone congressional Republican said after a town hall meeting at the Basker Auditorium. “There are . . .