PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: GOP blocks debate on infrastructure deal

Clip: 07/21/2021 | 6m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Wednesday, Republicans in the U.S. Senate blocked debate on a bipartisan infrastructure plan, leaving the bill — worth $1.2 trillion — unfinished. The Bootleg Fire in Southern Oregon grew to half the size of Rhode Island. The Biden administration agreed to a plan for finishing the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Europe. The list of COVID positive Olympics athletes grew.

Aired: 07/21/21

Rating: NR

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