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Returning to Capitol Hill, House speaker Nancy Pelosi said a deal on the reconciliation package is within reach, but she noted there are still “a couple of outstanding issues” to negotiate, per the Washington Post:
Joe Biden is reportedly pushing for House votes next week on both the reconciliation package and the bipartisan infrastructure bill, but it’s unclear whether Democrats will be able to meet that deadline.
Source: The Guardian