Attempts to reach a bipartisan deal on infrastructure again appeared to have hit a roadblock, as Senate Republicans are questioning President Joe Biden’s willingness to reach an agreement, Politico reported on Wednesday.
The GOP senators say the Biden administration is not demonstrating enough flexibility about how to pay for the $1 trillion package, expressing frustration that their proposals to increase user fees on drivers and use coronavirus relief accounts for infrastructure have been rejected.
The Senate is set to leave Washington on Thursday for two weeks, which could further delay any potential progress towards an agreement.
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