House Set to Vote on Infrastructure Bill

As of late this afternoon, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was seemingly plowing ahead with a planned vote in the House today on the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill that progressives in her caucus have threatened to oppose. “We’re on a path to win the votes,” Pelosi told reporters earlier today. “I don’t want to… Read more »

House GOP Unlikely to Rescue Infrastructure Bill

The majority of House Republicans are planning to oppose the Senate-passed, bipartisan infrastructure bill when it comes to a vote on Monday. House Democrats have linked the infrastructure bill’s fate to passage of a broad $3.5 trillion social spending package that has generated infighting between moderate and liberal Democrats. Republicans don’t seem in a rush… Read more »

Senate Passes Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

The Senate passed a roughly $1 trillion infrastructure bill on a 69-30 vote on Tuesday, teeing up a vote in the House that would deliver President Biden his first major bipartisan victory. Although 19 Republicans including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) joined Senate Democrats in advancing the bill, the bill could face a more… Read more »

Infrastructure Package Could Pass by End of Week

The Senate is voting on a slew of amendments to the $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) seeks to pass the bill this week. The Senate is scheduled to start its August recess on Monday but Schumer said the chamber will finish its work on the infrastructure deal and… Read more »