Countering Biden, GOP pitches $568B for infrastructure

US Representatives arrive for a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Tuesday. (Oliver Contreras/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

WASHINGTON — A group of Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled a public works proposal with a much smaller price tag and a narrower definition of infrastructure than what President Joe Biden has proposed, highlighting the stark differences between the two sides that will be difficult to bridge in the coming months.