Thursday vote: The House will vote Thursday on the Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill, pushing back the vote that was originally planned for today, according to The Hill. Lawmakers will still debate the bill on the House floor today, but the actual vote will be pushed to Sept. 30, when some surface transportation programs are set to expire. Read more.
At the pump: The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline went up by a penny over the past two weeks, to $3.25 per gallon—$1 more than a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the small rise was due to an increase in the cost of crude oil. Nationwide, the highest average price for regular-grade gasoline is in the San Francisco Bay Area, at $4.47 per gallon. The lowest average is in Houston, at $2.72 per gallon. According to the survey, the average price of diesel was $3.35 a gallon, up a fraction of a cent.
Shots available: Ochsner Health is scheduled to begin administering Pfizer booster shots to individuals beginning Monday at its regularly scheduled vaccination events across Louisiana, WBRZ-TV reports. The Food and Drug Administration has approved the additional shots for people who are at increased risk for serious health complications from the coronavirus. Read more.