This week’s been quite the month, yes?
MANCHIN isn't buying the $800 billion infrastructure price tag Sen. Capito floated y'day: "There's no number that should be set on at all."
"We're going to do whatever it takes. If it takes $4 trillion, I’d do $4 trillion but we have to pay for it,” he tells @alexanderbolton.
— Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) April 15, 2021
I wrote about why D's are unlikely to go for a moderate R offer on infrastructure.
Short answer: They're not only offering less money, but likely a much less popular way to pay for it that their own colleagues can't wait to run against in 2022. https://t.co/EpiFzzAz2E pic.twitter.com/5qusj7O8XX
— Benjy Sarlin (@BenjySarlin) April 15, 2021