Progressives are calling for Biden to abandon infrastructure talks with Republicans, arguing that plays for bipartisanship aren't taken seriously.
As Biden attempts to get Republicans on board with his infrastructure plan, the majority of voters support a bigger plan passed without the GOP.
The White House, which made the offer to Republicans Friday, may also continue with a $1.7 trillion second plan for $3.2 trillion in total spending.
GOP senators haven't yet moved off their $568 billion infrastructure proposal as an increasing number of Democrats want to move forward without them.
As infrastructure talks heat up, who's paying and who's receiving taxes is set for the spotlight. This July, families will start getting checks.
Progressive leaders worry that Biden's attempts to reach a bipartisan infrastructure agreement will slow down urgent economic and climate investments.
This week will see the first meeting between Biden and the "big four" of Pelosi, Schumer, McConnell, and McCarthy. Joe Manchin will also get involved.
President Joe Biden wants to establish universal pre-K, and a massive new study shows the benefits it has on attendees can last for years afterward.
McConnell didn't budge on his opposition to consider unwinding the 2017 Trump tax cuts, saying that step would not get GOP support.
Three senators who have worked to support mothers - Kirsten Gillibrand, Patty Murray and Elizabeth Warren - told Insider that Biden's plan must pass.
Biden's infrastructure plan promises to raise wages and create jobs. Both Henry Ford and Jeff Bezos raised wages to increase productivity - it worked.
The president has installed a diverse team to push forward his business and economic agenda, which includes tackling entrenched inequities
"What I'm proposing is badly needed and able to be paid for and still grow," Biden said in a speech. "Trickle-down ain't working very well, man."
McConnell says he's 100% focused on resisting the Biden administration, setting up a prolonged clash over Biden's $4 trillion spending plans.
A Morning Consult/Politico poll found 58% of voters support Biden's new plan, and over 3 in 5 support childcare subsidies, along with universal pre-K.
Penn Wharton Budget Model found that Biden's infrastructure plan will raise $1.3 trillion in tax revenue and increase government debt by 5% in 2050.
The proposals are unlikely to fuel a dangerous surge of inflation, but if they do, the government has the tools to address it, Yellen said.