House Democrats Optimistic Of Deal With Senate On Water Funding Bill

June 9, 2021
House Democrats are optimistic they will reach agreement with the Senate on clean water infrastructure investments for EPA even while pushing a bill that authorizes higher funding levels than the Senate approved, pointing to offers from Senate Republicans during failed talks with President Joe Biden. During the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s (T&I) June 9 markup of H.R. 1915 , where the committee approved the bill on a largely party-line vote, Democratic leaders said they plan to follow regular order...

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