GOP’s Infrastructure Plan Counterproposal Is Rejected By Joe Biden

Infrastructure Plan
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American President Joe Biden discarded the new infrastructural plan counterproposal assembled by the Republicans. Biden said that the proposal on the infrastructure plan does not come together with the objectives of the Biden government. America has recently seen an increase of about $50 billion in its spending. The talk was initially led by Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia. The conversation eventually did not go as planned resulting in the bipartite dual parties acting as a mediator between them.

The group that went to meet the President regarding the infrastructural plan includes the who’s who of the American political scene. The group included Louisiana Republican Bill Cassidy, Maine Republican Susan Collins, West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin, Ohio Republican Mitt Romey, Utah Republican Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire Democrat Jeanne Shaheen, Arizona Democrat Kyrsten Sinema, and Montana Democrat Jon Tester.

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki Clears Biden’s Stand On Infrastructure Plan

In a press briefing on Friday, the Press Secretary of the White House Jen Psaki stated that earlier in the week the President had an in-person meeting with Capito. The President offered Capito to bring down the cost on the package of an infrastructure plan to $1 trillion. Biden further wanted to make certain that this amount of money makes its way back to the economy. However, the negotiation did not seem to materialize as Capito planned to speak to Biden again on the coming Monday. 

Psaki said in her statement that the President also spoke to Chairman DeFazio regarding the American Jobs Plan. Psaki maintained that there were still scopes for negotiations left on the Infrastructure Plan. the American Infrastructural Plan has gained an indefinite amount of attention from all around the world due to the political tensions within the American constituencies.