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Senate Democrats Consider Infrastructure Plan Up to $6 Trillion

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The details of both plans are in flux, as lawmakers work to maneuver some, if not all, of President Biden's economic agenda around the razor-thin margins in Congress.
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Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which Senate Democrats are considering passing without the GOP

Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which Senate Democrats are considering passing without the GOP

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Budget Committee, drafted a $6 trillion infrastructure package that Senate Democrats are considering approving without GOP support, per two people familiar with the matter. The sources, who described it as an early blueprint, were granted anonymity because they weren't authorized to speak publicly.
The figure mirrors the significant level of spending that President Joe Biden laid out in his annual budget last month. But the Vermont senator is also pushing for aggressive federal action to overhaul the economy.
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