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Infrastructure Compromise, Europe Recovers, Bitcoin

Please try another search Economy3 hours ago (Jun 11, 2021 05:30AM ET) © Reuters.  By Peter Nurse Investing.com — Compromise on Capitol Hill over infrastructure spending, a recovering European economy, still in the spotlight and crude points higher still amid second-half demand recovery optimism. Here’s what’s moving markets on Friday, June 11th. 1. Infrastructure compromise…

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Senators eye $579B in new infrastructure spending, $1T plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan group of senators is eyeing an infrastructure deal with $579 billion in new spending as part of a $1 trillion package. It could be rolled out as soon as Thursday as negotiators try to strike…

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‘Real compromise’ on U.S. infrastructure bill possible

Please try another search Economy4 hours ago (May 30, 2021 03:45PM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) listens during a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 3, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell/Pool By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Negotiations with U.S. President Joe Biden…

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Brazil’s infrastructure Ministry predicts $50bn investment boom

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Infrastructure Talks Hit Snag After GOP Response To Biden’s Counteroffer

Negotiations between President Joe Biden’s administration and Senate Republicans over the president’s proposed infrastructure plan have hit a snag after the president failed to deliver many of the cuts Republicans had requested, according to Politico. Biden’s initial plan had a price tag of $2.25 trillion, however, Republicans offered a counterproposal totaling $568 billion. After weeks…

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Infrastructure proposals lack plans for tackling pipeline security, cyberattacks

Posted May 17, 2021 at 7:00amNeither the Biden administration’s infrastructure plan nor the counterproposal from Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., explicitly mentions cyberattacks, a topic that surged into the public eye following the May 7 hack that led to the shutdown of a pipeline system that supplies fuel to much of the East Coast.The White House’s proposal…

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An Update On The Infrastructure Plan (Radio)

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Funding infrastructure with user charges would violate Biden’s pledge on taxes

© Reuters. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S. May 14, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican proposals to fund an increase in infrastructure spending with user fees would violate President Joe Biden’s pledge not to raise taxes on Americans making less than $400,000…

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Eye on infrastructure: White House appears past GOP’s Cheney purge

Top congressional leaders head to the White House on Wednesday shortly after one of the four oversees booting a member of his own team over her opposition to former President Donald Trump’s attempts to undermine democracy.House Republicans meet Wednesday morning and are expected to vote to remove Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney as the Republican Conference…

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Lousy infrastructure and not being male among reasons Individuals give up EVs

2012-2018 — About 20 percent of Californian EV adopters gave up plug-ins, study finds. Jonathan M. Gitlin – Apr 26, 2021 8:39 pm UTC Enlarge / Poor charging infrastructure is a big reason that some Californians decided not to get another electric vehicle.By now, we know a lot of ways to get people to buy…