Articles Tagged 'infrastructure'
Dems eye big infrastructure package, with or without Trump
If Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump can’t strike an infrastructure deal, key Democrats say they should push their own partisan bill through the House ahead… READ MORE
Pelosi, Schumer say they’ve agreed to pursue $2T infrastructure bill with Trump
Democratic congressional leaders said Tuesday they reached an agreement with President Trump to seek a deal on a $2 trillion infrastructure bill, a surprising development… READ MORE
Dems want climate change, tax hikes in infrastructure deal
The top two Democratic leaders on Monday told President Trump that any bipartisan infrastructure package needs to take into consideration climate change and include “substantial,… READ MORE
IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits in 2017, can’t recoup money
The IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits last year that it cannot recoup because of constraints built into the program, frustrating Republicans… READ MORE
Senate GOP blocks $60B Obama infrastructure plan
WASHINGTON (AP) â€“ Republicans in the Senate have killed legislation sponsored byPresident ObamaÂ to spend $60 billion on building and repairing roads, rail lines and other infrastructure to help kick-start the sluggish economy.
The 51-49 vote fell well short of the 60 votes required under Senate procedures to start work on the bill. The infrastructure measure is the third in… READ MORE
Obama to announce $50 billion infrastructure job plan
By Darren Goode and Bridget Johnson -The Hill
On Monday, President Obama called for an upfront investment of $50 billion to improve roads, railways and… READ MORE