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GOP senators ready $1T infrastructure counteroffer to Biden

Senate Republicans revived negotiations Tuesday over President Joe Biden’s sweeping investment plan, preparing a $1 trillion infrastructure proposal that would be funded with COVID-19 relief money as a counteroffer to the White House ahead of a Memorial Day deadline toward a bipartisan deal. The Republicans said they would disclose details of the new offer by

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Opinion: Biden Jobs Plan Depends on Too Many Faulty Assumptions

On March 31, the Biden administration unveiled the $2 trillion American Jobs Plan (AJP), a new infrastructure plan that contains some concerning broadband provisions which would be harmful to internet consumers. The plan allocates $100 billion for investment in broadband intending to bring “affordable, reliable, and high-speed internet to every American.” The plan aims to do this in three key

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Opinion: New Study Finds High Economic Costs From Wealth Tax

The crowded Democratic primary field managed to reach a consensus on at least one issue — to raise taxes — with disagreements only over which taxes should rise and by how much. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders staked the most radical ground with proposals to impose wealth taxes, going after the assets (not just

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Opinion: In Space, the Door Is Open — Now What?

The success of SpaceX’s human-crewed Dragon capsule, along with three ambitious Mars missions from the UAE, China and the United States, has brought everyone on Earth some hopeful and inspiring news. With each of those efforts, new achievements were made and excitement for the future of the space economy is growing. As great as making

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