Morning Brief: Biden, Capito continue infrastructure talks

April 30, 2021
President Joe Biden is praising his ongoing talks on infrastructure legislation with the Senate GOP’s point person on the issue, Sen. Shelly Moore Capito (R-WV), the ranking Republican on the environment committee, with the negotiations likely crucial to determining the fate of Biden’s push for significant climate-related investments. The two spoke on the issue via phone April 29, with both officials describing the call as fruitful and a prelude to further negotiations. “She seemed very serious and very positive about...

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