Infrastructure deal in precarious state as endgame nears As Republicans back away from a key funding element in the plan, Biden complains, “We shook hands on it.” Senate falling behind on infrastructureSenate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is falling behind on his plan to pass both a bipartisan infrastructure package and a budget resolution during the July work period after Republicans voted in unison Wednesday to block a motion to beg Senate GOP votes against their $1 trillion infrastructure deal with Biden — but say they'll back it in just 4 more days"Republicans cannot be allowed to delay progress any longer," Elizabeth Warren told Insider, saying Democrats have "kept the door open" for months. Republicans block debate on infrastructure bill, but final deal could solidify within daysSenate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer pressed ahead with a vote on the unfinished deal, but senators of both parties said they hope for a final agreement by next week. Infrastructure bill fails first vote; Senate to try againWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans rejected an effort Wednesday to begin debate on a big infrastructure deal that a bipartisan group of senators brokered with President Joe Biden. Senators and Biden Aides Struggle to Save Bipartisan Infrastructure DealA looming deadline and a last-minute need for a new revenue source are complicating a deal that was announced nearly a month ago. Senators and Biden Aides Struggle to Save Bipartisan Infrastructure DealA looming deadline and a last-minute need for a new revenue source are complicating a deal that was announced nearly a month ago.