Bipartisan Senate group reaches infrastructure deal without tax hikes — but leaders still need to sign off

Senators from both parties have reached an infrastructure deal they hope to sell as a plan that can get through Congress with bipartisan support. A…

House prepares to pass $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill, and Biden is expected to sign it this week

The House plans to pass Democrats’ $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill this week and get fresh aid to Americans starting this month. The chamber aims…

$15 minimum wage not allowed in Biden’s Covid relief bill, Senate official says

Democrats cannot include a $15 per hour minimum wage in their $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, a Senate official ruled Thursday, derailing for now a…

House panel advances $15 minimum wage as Democrats try to include it in Covid relief bill

A House committee early on Wednesday approved a portion of the Democratic coronavirus relief proposal which includes a $15 per hour minimum wage. The chamber’s…

Pelosi expects Covid relief will be signed into law before unemployment programs expire

Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, speaks during her weekly press briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on February 11, 2021.…

Biden Visits Wounded Soldiers At Walter Reed, Where Son Beau Died

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden made his first major foray outside the White House on Friday with a visit to Walter Reed National Military…

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