Tag Archive: infrastructure

Congressional Outlook This Week

October 20, 2021 5:33 pm Published by

With lawmakers back in D.C. this week, Democratic leaders are working with the centrist and progressive wings of their party to find common ground on the spending bill.

Reconciliation Outlook

September 16, 2021 6:08 pm Published by

As lawmakers move forward on budget proposals under the reconciliation bill, NSBA has put together a comprehensive overview of what's most likely to impact small business.

House Approves Rule to Advance Budget Process

August 25, 2021 4:51 pm Published by

On Aug. 24, the House voted 220-212 along party lines to approve a $3.5 trillion budget framework, after several days of negotiating between Democratic leadership and a group of 10 centrists who had planned to vote against the budget unless the infrastructure vote came first. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) reached the deal with Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.) and the other moderates in the hours before the vote, clearing the way for the spending package.

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Unveiled

August 3, 2021 4:55 pm Published by

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was released late Sunday night. The bipartisan agreement will include $550 billion in new spending on roads, bridges, highways, and broadband and water infrastructure.

Infrastructure Debate Continues

July 21, 2021 3:56 pm Published by

An infrastructure deal is front-and-center in the Senate this week as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) scheduled a procedural vote for later today.