Pelosi Pushes Infrastructure Bill Deadline to Halloween

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In a “Dear Colleague” letter published on Saturday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi changed the deadline for the infrastructure bill vote to the end of the month.

The new deadline, in what we’re sure is no cosmic hint, will be this Halloween.

“Yesterday, we extended the Thursday, September 30th legislative day to Friday, pushing to passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework and to advance Build Back Better,” reads the statement. “But more time was needed to reach our goal of passing both bills, which we will.”

More time was needed is a bit of an understatement in encapsulating the delays and strife that are ongoing among Democrats on the Hill. As we noted earlier today, the Read more…

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