FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden departs after delivering an replace on his administration’s coronavirus illness (COVID-19) response within the Eisenhower Govt Workplace Constructing’s South Court docket Auditorium on the White Home in Washington, U.S., June 2, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
June 4, 2021
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden nonetheless believes in his company tax hike proposal however is keen to maintain an open thoughts as he prepares to speak with Republican Senator Shelley Moore Capito on Friday a couple of potential deal on infrastructure, the White Home mentioned.
White Home spokesperson Jen Psaki, chatting with reporters, mentioned the administration nonetheless views home and worldwide minimal tax proposals as separate points. Biden may also discuss with U.S. Consultant Pete DeFazio, the Democratic chairman of the Home Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure, she added.
(Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt and Doina Chiacu; writing by Susan Heavey; Enhancing by Chizu Nomiyama)