Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” if Republicans do not compromise on President Joe Biden’s so-called infrastructure package, the Democrats will push it through using the reconciliation process without any Republican votes.
Anchor Jake Tapper said, “My question is the coronavirus relief package passed the House and Senate with zero Republican votes. Ultimately, looking at this bill, I am wondering if that would be okay with you and President Biden again to have a bill pass with zero Republican votes?”
Granholm said, “Well, obviously, the pressure is to have this done in a bipartisan way. Eighty percent of America supports investing in infrastructure.”
She continued, “So the president is very conservatively reaching out to Republicans to say, come to the table. If you don’t like a component of it, tell us how you would do it? What do you want to