Pelosi Keeps 9/27 Infrastructure Bill Vote, But Expects It To Fail As Reconciliation Talks Continue

By John Wilkerson, Amy Lotven / September 17, 2021 at 1:56 PM
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) plans to keep her promise of holding a Sept. 27 vote on the bipartisan infrastructure bill, but she expects it to fail because it won’t be coupled with reconciliation, and she plans to bring infrastructure back for a second vote in the fall after negotiating a reconciliation deal with the Senate, lobbyists say. Pelosi wants to tie infrastructure to reconciliation to force moderate Democrats who support the infrastructure bill to also vote for reconciliation. “On...

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