Biden, GOP senator talk as time drags on infrastructure deal

  • Sen. Shelley Moore Capito speaks at the Capitol in Washington Thursday as from left, Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., Sen. Barrasso, R-Wy. and Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., look on. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

WASHINGTON — For nearly an hour, President Joe Biden and the top Senate Republican negotiating infrastructure met Wednesday behind closed doors — two seasoned legislators engaged in another round of conversations, but emerging with few outward signs of tangible progress ahead of a deadline next week.