Infrastructure Bill Would Add $256 Billion to Deficit Over 10 Years


Slow down the infrastructure bill Lunch. Jack Callahan, Fox News an attempt in the U. S Senate to end debate and moved to a final vote on the infrastructure package failed last night. There's more potential amendments were introduced. Senate Majority Leader Schumer says they'll be back at it at noon Saturday. Meanwhile, a government agency says the bill will add to the federal deficit the Congressional Budget Office finds on net The bipartisan infrastructure agreement would add 256 building. In dollars and projected deficits over the next 10 years. Negotiators have said the $1.2 trillion measure is fully paid for including through economic expansion from new transportation projects. The CBO projects increased revenues of $50 billion in direct spending cuts of $110 billion, but discretionary spending would increase by more than $400 billion. Jared

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