Trade Groups Decry Lag in Infrastructure Funding

A coalition of more than 60 transportation industry groups last week urged Congress to resolve its federal spending dispute in order to fund projects authorized in the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill signed into law nearly three months ago. While the infrastructure bill authorized money to be spent on a wide range of infrastructure improvements, Congress… Read more »

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 »