(WASHINGTON) -- If House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds off voting on the bipartisan infrastructure bill until a larger bill is passed through reconciliation by the Senate, the Democrats could end up with nothing, Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, said Sunday. Pelosi, in a separate interview earlier... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The day after President Joe Biden touted a deal with a bipartisan group senators on an infrastructure package, other Republican lawmakers have raised new questions about whether they’ll support it, objecting to his saying he won't sign the measure -- if it... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Senate Republicans' potential embrace of a $1 trillion infrastructure package is an encouraging sign a bipartisan deal could be reached, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "They seem to be embracing the idea that about a trillion is appropriate.... Read More.
Veteran Dutch prog-rock band Focus will release a new multi-disc audio and video collection titled Focus 50 -- Live in Rio on April 30. The four-disc set features audio of a full concert that the group played in Rio de Janiero,... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package is the "right size" to confront the economic effects of the pandemic, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "It's the right size to address the... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- American Airlines and United Airlines withdrew approximately 27,000 employee furloughs on Wednesday after the House passed its $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package that included an extension of the payroll support program.American CEO... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is taking up the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill Thursday, but before voting on President Joe Biden's signature legislation, Republicans who claim the bill is massive and won't address issues related to... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Democrats and Republicans both agree children should be in school. However, the price tag for reopening schools in the midst of a pandemic looks very different depending on whom you ask.Now that the Centers... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and TRISH TURNER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The House approved a massive $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, advancing President Joe Biden's top agenda item and providing more resources to schools and businesses, boosting funding for vaccinations and testing, and granting... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, EMILY SHAPIRO, TIA HUMPHRIES, LAUREN KING and MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 25 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding Friday. All... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 17 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 05, 9:41 amCongressional Democrats propose up to $50,000 in... Read More.