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Senator Manchin Blows Skepticism On Democrats Push

Photo credit: Ava Lowery Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is maintaining his position on any change to the filibuster by his Democratic Party, warning that his “preference” is for any rules changes to be bipartisan. “Being open to a rules change that would create a nuclear option, it’s very, very difficult. It’s a heavy lift,” Manchin told reporters when asked about […]

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Manchin Shuts Down Biden’s Build Back Better Plan!

After several months of trying to appease Sens. Joe Manchin and Krysten Sinema, two centrist Democrats who have been skeptical of the President’s $3.5 trillion economic plan, Manchin has finally shown his hand. This move comes on the back of several meetings, modifications, revisions, and machinations of the Build Back Better plan. Many Democrats have long expressed their frustrations with […]