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Manchin Saves Biden’s Bacon

Joe Manchin chooses to save the Biden agenda and give his party a major legislative win before the midterm elections.

In Huge Blow To Joe Biden, Manchin And Sinema Will NOT Kill Filibuster For Abortion Law

Joe Biden on Thursday launched a vicious attack on the Supreme Court at a post-NATO summit press conference in Madrid, Spain. Joe Biden called the Supreme Court “outrageous” and “destabilizing” and called for suspending the filibuster in the Senate to allow passage of legislation legalizing abortion. “First and foremost thing we should do is make…

Joe Manchin Saved The Democrats From Much Worse

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Senate, Manchin & Build Back Better: System Worked

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) talks to reporters at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., November 1, 2021. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Welcome to the Tuesday, a post-Monday/pre-Wednesday newsletter about language, culture, and eating your political enemies. To subscribe to the Tuesday, follow this link. BBB Failure Is How American Government Is Supposed to Work The Left…

Manchin & Build Back Better Opposition: The White House Makes It Worse

President Joe Biden speaks before signing four bills from the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, D.C., November 30, 2021. (Leah Millis/Reuters) In response to Biden White House Blasts Manchin Per John’s post below, in politics, there’s pointless emoting and then there’s swallowing hard to try to keep advancing where you want…

Senator Manchin Says He Won’t Support ‘Build Back Better’: ‘I Can’t Get There . . . This Is a No.’

(NR Staff) It looks as if Senator Manchin has followed his own advice — and the wishes of his constituents — and killed President Biden’s absurd, gargantuan “Build Back Better” bill. On today’s Fox News Sunday, Manchin said, among other things: “I cannot vote to continue with this piece of legislation, I just can’t”; “This…

Joe Biden, Not Joe Manchin Is President

Vice President Kamala Harris speaks at a news conference in Guatemala City, Guatemala, June 7, 2021. (Carlos Barria/Reuters ) Vice President Kamala Harris entered a heated exchange with TV host Charlamagne Tha God on Friday after being asked whether Senator Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) is the “real” president of the U.S. “I want to know…

What Manchin wanted, rejected and got in Biden’s $2T bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — During a private meeting in July, Sen. Joe Manchin and Majority Leader Chuck Schumer sat down to negotiate what exactly it would take for Democrats to unlock Manchin’s vote to start the process of considering President Joe Biden’s massive social and environmental bill. What emerged was a one-page document, unformatted, where the…

Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema Are Right to Resist the Democrats’ Agenda

After all the Sturm und Drang, the party’s moderate Senate hold-outs are looking pretty savvy. The post Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema Are Right to Resist the Democrats’ Agenda appeared first on Federal Inquirer – Breaking News Updates | Latest News Headlines.

Are Sinema and Manchin Going to Pocket Veto Biden’s Legislative Agenda?

Left: Senator Joe Manchin (D., W.V.) speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., July 27, 2021. Right: Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D., Ariz.) speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., December 4, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Are Kyrsten Sinema and Joe Manchin distancing themselves from the gargantuan reconciliation bill that the Democratic party is…

Will the Real Joe Manchin Please Stand Up?

The senator from West Virginia makes a big show of demanding rationality but seems unwilling to follow through. The post Will the Real Joe Manchin Please Stand Up? appeared first on Federal Inquirer – Breaking News Updates | Latest News Headlines.

Biden Details Opposition by Manchin, Sinema at Town Hall

President Joe Biden participates in a town hall about his infrastructure investment proposals with CNN’s Anderson Cooper in Baltimore, Md., October 21, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) President Biden detailed a host of sticking points in negotiations with Senators Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema (D., Ariz.) over the proposed reconciliation bill, in a CNN town…

Maybe Joe Manchin Really Is Threatening to Leave the Democratic Party

Sen. Joe Manchin in Washington, D.C., January 19, 2021 (Greg Nash/Reuters) David Corn of Mother Jones has an exclusive report claiming that Joe Manchin is threatening to leave the Democratic party — not to become a Republican, but to re-register as an “American Independent.” Here is the core of Corn’s story: He told associates that he…

Senator Manchin to Vote Against Democrats’ Sweeping Voting Bill

Democrat Senator Joe Manchin (WV) said he will be voting against the For the People Act. Congressional Democrats introduced a federal elections reform bill that will make it easier for Democrats to steal elections. The bill, S.1. needs 60 votes in the senate to pass. Manchin, the ‘moderate’ Democrat senator on Sunday said he will…