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Pelosi says infrastructure bill will pass this week — but hedges on timing

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday said that Democrats will pass an infrastructure bill with $550 billion in new spending sometime this week but wouldn't specify exactly when or nail down the timing for the $3.5 trillion social spending package.

The House last month voted for a Sept. 27 deadline to bring the bipartisan infrastructure plan to the floor. On Sunday, Pelosi didn't specify when this week it would be voted on.

"Let me just say we're going to pass the bill this week," Pelosi said on ABC's "This Week." She later added, "I'm never bringing a bill to the floor that doesn't have the votes."

Along with the infrastructure bill, Democratic leadership is also hoping to........

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