Harris invites all 24 female senators for dinner party as infrastructure talks stall
Vice President Kamala Harris pitches the Biden administration's infrastructure plan Monday, April 19, 2021 at Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown, North Carolina. - Travis Long/The News & Observer/TNS

Vice President Kamala Harris has invited all female members of the Senate for a dinner party at her residence next week, according to an aide, reviving a bygone tradition as the White House struggles to muster bipartisan support for a major infrastructure plan. The dinner is set for June 15 at the Observatory, and all 24 women senators — 16 Democrats and eight Republicans — have been asked to attend, the aide told the Daily News on Tuesday. Word of the get-together was first reported by Politico. The Senate’s female members used to gather for dinners regularly up until 2017, when Sen. Barbara ...