• Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

    1 month ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure plan to avoid dipping into COVID-relief funds to help pay for the roughly $600 billion in new spending sought for the public works...
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  • Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

    Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

    1 month ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure plan to avoid dipping into COVID-relief funds to help pay for the roughly $600 billion in new spending sought for the public works buildout.
    The request comes as lawmakers are struggling to finish up negotiations over the package amid stubborn disagreements over how to pay for the new spending. Lawmakers and staff are expected to work through the weekend, sorting through the flurry of tensions over funds for water resources, public transit and other details in...
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