The Hill reports:
“Why is it that Old Crow Mitch McConnell voted for a terrible Democrat Socialist Infrastructure Plan, and induced others in his Party to do likewise, when he was incapable of getting a great Infrastructure Plan wanting to be put forward by me and the Republican Party?” Trump vented in a statement.
Trump promised a $1 trillion infrastructure bill when he ran for president in 2016. He later eyed a $1.5 trillion infrastructure package in 2018 but envisioned the federal government spending $200 billion to spur investment from other sources.
McConnell on Tuesday hailed the bipartisan infrastructure bill as a “godsend” for his home state and noted earlier in the week that it would provide an estimated $4 billion in federal funding for Kentucky.
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— The Hill (@thehill) November 10, 2021
Trump literally walked out of the meeting where Pelosi and Schumer were offering him a $2T infrastructure deal because he was upset about other things. That was the end of his infrastructure deal. https://t.co/UgbO3GU9CW
— Steven Dennis (@StevenTDennis) November 9, 2021