But as of late Wednesday, Schumer's office said the amendment was not part of the deal.
In December, Congress let a tax break for transit riders expire. The benefit gave both drivers and transit riders $230 in pre-tax dollars to spend on commuting. As of January 1, transit riders lost $105 in deductions, and drivers gained $10
Schumer still has an amendment to get the benefit restored in the Senate Transportation bill, but the fate of that bill is uncertain.