Political and Legislative

Biden Faces a Crossroad Over His Infrastructure Agenda

President Biden is at a crossroad in infrastructure talks that could determine how much of his agenda he will accomplish before the midterm elections.

Facing pressure on all sides and a self-imposed August deadline, observers expect Biden to make a definitive choice in the next few weeks to either make a deal with Republicans or try to pass legislation along party lines.

Republican senators on Thursday put forward a roughly $1 trillion offer that may represent Biden’s last, best chance at a meaningful bipartisan deal. But agreeing to the GOP offer would spurn progressive Democrats who view it as a non-starter, and could subsequently imperil the likelihood of getting climate change, education, voting rights and other Biden priorities passed.

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