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Getting What He Deserves

Me, a few months ago, discussing the utter stupidity and self-defeating nature of Sen. Manchin’s grandstanding: What he fails to realize is that all this mavericky nonsense is self-defeating. First, he’s at odds with the majority of the nation. Second, he’s backing bad policy. Third, this isn’t going to make Republicans like him anymore, because [...]
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Reid bill defeated, senators await deal from White House

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (3 years ago)

The Hill reports: The vote to end a GOP filibuster failed 50 to 49. Only Sen. Scott Brown, a centrist Republican from Massachusetts, defied the GOP leadership. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) and Sen. Bernie San... Read Post

Sen Manchin: Gun Control a Difficult Sell in 2014

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (4 months ago)

Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) says the passage of more gun control will be difficult in 2014. Less than two weeks after Manchin's gun control bill was defeated in the Senate in the spring, he promised he would "absolutely" bring gun co... Read Post

Democrat Senator Joe Manchin Defends Koch Brothers from Harry Reid ‘Attacks’

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (5 days ago)

For months on end, Democrat Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been ranting about libertarian political donors David and Charles Koch, but one senator in Reid's own party, Sen. Joe Manchin, has finally had it with the Leader's co... Read Post

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