After months of work, US senators unveil $1 trillion infrastructure bill

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File Photo: Vehicles are parked outside the US Capitol building the morning the Senate returned to session in Washington, DC, US, on Tuesday, July 31, 2021 Reuters The massive infrastructure package, a goal that has eluded Congress for years, is a top legislative priority for President Joe Biden US senators introduced a sweeping $1-trillion bipartisan […]

Biden rejects new Republican infrastructure offer

US President Joe Biden waves before boarding the Marine One helicopter for a planned weekend at Camp David, from the Ellipse at the White House in Washington, US, May 7, 2021 Reuters Biden is eager to show that he made a good-faith effort at a bipartisan deal, sources said US President Joe Biden and Republicans […]

Republicans dangle ‘easy’ win for trimmed Biden plan

Republicans dangle ‘easy’ win for trimmed Biden plan

Republicans opened the door Sunday to supporting a pared down version of Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan, saying concentrating on physical improvements would deliver an “easy bipartisan win” for the US president. Biden’s American Jobs Plan — the second massive spending initiative of his 10-week old administration, after a $1.9 trillion short-term Covid rescue […]