McConnell says no GOP senator will back Biden's $4 trillion infrastructure plan - News Summed Up

McConnell says no GOP senator will back Biden's $4 trillion infrastructure plan


Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Monday that he did not expect any Republican senator to support President Biden’s push for a $4 trillion spending package on infrastructure and other projects. McConnell reiterated that the $4 trillion price tag was a nonstarter for Republicans, as well as some Democrats, who favor a smaller plan directly tied to infrastructure projects such as roads and bridges. A group of moderate GOP senators led by Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., have called for a $568 billion infrastructure project. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPBiden divided his proposal into the "American Jobs Plan," which is projected to cost about $2.2 trillion, and the "American Families Plan," which is projected to cost about $1.8 trillion. McConnell noted that the Republican Party is staunchly opposed to any effort to overhaul the corporate tax code.


Source: Fox News May 03, 2021 19:30 UTC



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