Senate Democrats Reject GOP Infrastructure Offer

Senate Democrats have already dismissed the narrowly focused infrastructure counter-proposal offered by Senate Republicans today, increasing the probability that Senate leaders will attempt to move President Biden’s $2.3 trillion infrastructure and jobs package through budget reconciliation. The Republican plan, offered by Sens. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and others, proposes… Read more »

Biden Unveils $2.5T Infrastructure Package

President Biden unveiled a massive $2.5 trillion infrastructure and jobs package this week that the president views as a “once-in-a-generation investment in America.” Under what the White House is calling the American Jobs Plan, about $620 billion would be spent improving traditional infrastructure like roads, bridges and ports, along with high-speed Internet access. Major investments… Read more »

House Democrats Unveil Infrastructure Plan

House Democrats on Wednesday outlined a five-year, $760 billion plan to rebuild the nation’s highways, rail, airports and other infrastructure, hoping the issue gains traction with the Trump administration. The Democrats’ framework includes $329 billion for roads and bridges, $55 billion in railway investments, $30 billion in airport improvements and $86 billion for the expansion… Read more »