Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told reporters in his home state Monday that he does not expect any of his fellow Republicans to support what he called a $4.1 trillion “grab bag” of tax increases and spending proposed by President Biden.
“If they can’t get all their ducks in a row, to use reconciliation again they’ll have to have every single Democrat in the Senate, all of them, in line, in lockstep, in order to do that. A number of them are saying they agree with us,” McConnell explained, according to Fox News.
“I think it’s worth talking about, but I don’t think there’ll be any Republican senators, none, zero, for the $4.1 trillion grab bag, which has infrastructure in it, but a whole lot of other stuff.”
Biden’s plan is split into two legislative proposals: the $1.8 trillion American Families Plan, and the $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan.
The latter proposal calls for government investments in transportation