Infrastructure

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The broad outlines set, President Joe Biden's $4 trillion economic agenda now faces exhaustive, microscopic congressional scrutiny over its spending and finance particulars. ...
Infrastructure talks in the Senate on Thursday and Friday seemed to teeter on the edge of failure as some Republicans began airing grievances over Democrats' transit-related demands, with a Monday deadline looming for another procedural vote on the bill. ...
Democrats are hoping that finally infrastructure week has finally arrived. Senators have been working through the weekend to make last-minute changes to President Biden’s bipartisan infrastructure package. But it has to happen in tandem with Democrats' $3.5T reconciliation bill. Alicia Menendez talks with three Washington insiders about whether – and how – the vote this week could go down. ...
Jason Smith called out Democrats' hypocrisy over using budgetary tools to make their infrastructure bill appear less expensive. ...

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