California Gov. Gavin Newsom handily survived this week’s recall election that could have removed him from office
Speaker says she will work to build consensus on Biden’s separate $3.5tn social agenda, which has caused division within the party
The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Black leaders on Friday jointly voiced broad support for President Biden’s bipartisan infrastructure bill, putting pressure on Democrats to back the bill when it comes to the floor next week.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signaled she would push forward with a Thursday vote on the Senate's bipartisan infrastructure bill.
Democratic Rep. Pramila Jayapal said Sunday that she doubts House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will carry through on her plans to hold a vote Monday on a bipartisan infrastructure bill, saying there simply aren't enough votes for the party to pass the proposal right now.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) broke her signed promise to "moderate" Democrats and pushed the $1.2 trillion "bipartisan" infrastructure vote to Thursday.
"If we do a $3 trillion bill, a $2.5 trillion bill, I'm going to push for as big and bold as we can," he said of the planned reconciliation package.
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) said Friday that 50 House Democrats will oppose the $1.2 trillion "bipartisan" infrastructure bill, which is scheduled for a vote Monday.
The president visited neighborhoods in New York and New Jersey damaged by the remnants of Hurricane Ida.