Something Senate Minority leader McConnell and Trump does NOT Want….
She and Biden will need to keep running the political obstacle course’s….
Biden and Schumer just about have a US Senate Infrastructure Bill….
But they need Pelosi over in the US House to agree…
Speaker Nancy Pelosi isn’t backing off her plan to hold up a bipartisan infrastructure package until the Senate delivers a larger, Democratic-only plan expected later this year prompting a rebuke from Senate Republicans.
Pelosi said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” she was “enthusiastic” about the $579 billion bipartisan package and hopes the Senate passes it. Her comments came just as bipartisan negotiators were trying wrap up the final details on their plan, which could be announced as early as Monday.
But Pelosi warned, “I won’t put it on the floor until we have the rest of the initiative.”
Democrats are still working on the details of a follow-on, $3.5 trillion package of social spending and taxes over a decade on top of the $579 billion infrastructure deal, and many want to ensure both packages become law.
“We are rooting for the infrastructure bill to pass, but we all know that more needs to be done,” she said…
(Doesn’t seem like something McConnell would be doing?)