Six lawmakers want to remove the "bureaucratic barriers" borrowers with total and permanent disabilities face in getting student debt forgiven.
A bipartisan bill introduced by Sens. Dick Durbin and John Cornyn would allow borrowers to get rid of their student loans through bankruptcy.
The New York congresswoman criticized the key moderate for coming out against Senate Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending bill.
"We are rooting for the infrastructure bill to pass, but we all know that more needs to be done," she said on an appearance Sunday on ABC.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said that the bipartisan infrastructure deal won't secure bipartisan support absent of a robust reconciliation bill.
A Tax Policy Center expert said the bipartisan group's ideas to fund infrastructure is "a daydream" and it can't be financed without raising taxes.
Biden reached a deal with a group of 10 bipartisan senators on infrastructure. Elements from his original plan, like eldercare, are missing.
Flanked by the bipartisan group of senators, President Joe Biden announced earlier on Thursday that they had reached a deal on infrastructure.
Democratic senators are also working on another plan to push infrastructure legislation through using reconciliation.
Republicans have criticized Democrats' proposals for focusing too much on climate initiatives and not enough on rebuilding physical infrastructure.
As a growing number of GOP-led states cut off unemployment benefits, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito suggested allocating the unused aid for infrastructure.
After a week of bipartisan meetings, Biden wants the GOP to expand on their $568 billion infrastructure counterproposal, and he wants to see it soon.
Progressive leaders worry that Biden's attempts to reach a bipartisan infrastructure agreement will slow down urgent economic and climate investments.
The Big Four - Pelosi, McCarthy, Schumer, and McConnell - met with Biden to talk infrastructure in their first meeting together this year.
Cheney came under fire for the seconds-long exchange as Biden walked into the House chamber for his congressional address on Wednesday.
The West Virginia Democrat has refused calls to reform or eliminate the filibuster and hasn't put his support behind Biden's infrastructure plan.
Biden and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg met with lawmakers in an effort to gain support for an infrastructure plan that Republicans rebuked.