Biden Has Fewer Dollars To Spend On $3.5 Trillion Dollar Package While Inflation Sky Rockets To A 13-Year High


WASHINGTON (October 13, 2021) - With the calendar slipping toward a new deadline, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is warning that “difficult decisions must be made” to trim President Joe Biden’s expansive plans for reimagining the nation’s social service programs and tackling climate change. Democrats are laboring to cut away at …

No Vote: Democratic Leaders Run Into Fiscal Infrastructure Road Block As Division Remains


WASHINGTON (October 1 2021)— Democratic leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives delayed a planned vote on a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill that had been set for Thursday, bowing to party progressives who had demanded action on a larger social policy bill first. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Joe…

Moderates Democratic Leaders Muscled Biden’s Multitrillion Dollar Budget Blue Print


WASHINGTON — Striking a deal with moderates, House Democratic leaders muscled President Joe Biden's multitrillion-dollar budget blueprint over a key hurdle Tuesday, ending a risky standoff and putting the party's domestic infrastructure agenda back on track. The 220-212 vote was a first move toward drafting Biden's $3.5 trillion rebuilding plan…

GOP Rep. Fitzpatrick says Pelosi doesn’t have votes to block infrastructure bill on House floor


Moderate Republican Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick said Monday that there are likely enough GOP votes for the bipartisan infrastructure bill to overcome the number of Democrats vowing to block it, as centrists from both parties pressure House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to bring the legislation for a vote.  Fitzpatrick, the co-chairman of the House Problem Solvers Caucus, also…

Infrastructure Act Establishes New IRS Reporting Obligations For Noncustodial Block Chair Technology Providers: To Have Sweeping Implicatons for Crypto Innovators


CITY OF WASHINGTON (August 9, 2021)--- a bipartisan blockchain of  Caucus Co-Chairs wrote a dear colleague letter to share additional information about, and to express their concern with, Section 80603 of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act as currently written. "This provision establishes new IRS reporting obligations for noncustodial block…

Infrastructure Elusive Political Center is Holding Steady in the US Senate


WASHINGTON (August 9, 2021) — The often-elusive political center is holding steady in the Senate with a strong coalition of Democrats and Republicans brushing off critics to push the $1 trillion infrastructure package toward passage. Final votes are expected Tuesday. On the left, the Democrats have withstood the complaints of liberals…