HEADLINE ROUNDUP: IT’S ALMOST LIKE REPUBLICANS DON’T ACTUALLY WANT A DEAL

GOP Trash Major Concessions In WH Counter-Proposal, Proving Once Again The GOP Just Aren’t Serious Negotiating Partners & That It’s Time To Move To Reconciliation

AP: Infrastructure deal in doubt after Republicans pan Biden’s latest offer

Axios: GOP bemoans White House’s $550B cut to infrastructure proposal

Forbes: GOP Says It’s ‘Further Apart’ From Biden On Infrastructure After White House Cuts Plan By $550 Billion

Reuters: White House pares infrastructure proposal to $1.7 trillion, Republicans balk

Yahoo News: Infrastructure negotiations snagged again as Republicans reject Biden’s counterproposal

Financial Times: White House’s $1.7tn infrastructure offer meets Republican resistance

New York Times: The Biden administration sent Senate Republicans an offer on Friday for a bipartisan infrastructure agreement that sliced more than $500 billion off the president’s initial proposal, a move that White House officials hoped would jump-start the talks but that Republicans swiftly rejected.

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