The House passes a transportation part of the puzzle.... House GOPer's may not have voted for the bill.... But they WILL be able to crow about its... benefits back home.... Biden and the Democrats continue their march to go 'BIG'..... The House on Thursday passed a … [Read more...] about Pelosi gets step #1 on the Infrastructure Bill’s journey…..
Biden HAD conveyed that he would NOT sign the bill unless he got a second BIGGER bill aimed more at social policy and that would include tax increases thru reconciliation .... His reversal is bound to cause him problems with fellow Democrats in Congress.... And it goes BACK … [Read more...] about Under Republican Pressure President Biden says he’ll sign an Infrastructure ‘deal’ bill regardless ….
Hmmmm? The Senator from Vermont leads the Senate committee that will vote on any final committee bill ... Democrats want a gas tax... Republicans want an electric car tax.... The Biden 'Go BIG ' bill seems to be shrinking by the day.... “What is in the bipartisan … [Read more...] about Sen. Sanders will not approve higher gas or electric car taxes for infrastructure bill….
President Biden rolled out his Infrastructure proposal with tax hikes to pay for things.... It WAS supposed to also undo some the 2017 Trump/Republican tax reform thing that actually was a giveaway for the rich and corporations ... THAT is NOT gonna happen it … [Read more...] about New Infrastructure Deal will have NO Tax increases?…..
Wake up people.... President Biden has been Senator Biden for a LONG time.... The idea that Biden offers 'concessions' to the Republicans to get a final bill is of course stupid.... This IS how legislation gets done in the nations's Capitol... President Biden was … [Read more...] about President Biden REALLY wants a Infrastructure Bill….
This time for clean water.... The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a $35 billion bill designed to bolster states' water infrastructure with a bipartisan 89-2 vote. The only two senators to vote against the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act were … [Read more...] about Democrats and Republicans in Congress ARE voting together on legislation folks….
One gets the impression that this second Biden Infrastructure Bill for Two Trillion Dollar's is gonna be a LOT more messy to get over the finish line.... Biden's NOT gonna do a wealth tax... Biden's gonna tax the rich? Democrats don't have worry about the … [Read more...] about Biden says ‘Let’s talk ‘ to Republicans….
Democrats are under a LOT of pressure to NOT let Senate Minority Leader McConnell derail their efforts to pump more money and j0bs back into the American economy and earn the political bonus in doing so... Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is looking at whether … [Read more...] about Senate leader Schumer is looking for a simple majority vote on the Infrastructure Bill…