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Top GOP senator says it's 'an impossible sell' for Republicans to strike a deal on an infrastructure package that rolls back Trump tax cuts

Sen. Roger Wicker Tom Williams/Pool via AP Sen. Roger Wicker downplayed the odds of an infrastructure deal that included rolling back Trump's tax cuts. He called it 'an impossible sell' among Republicans on Monday. Wicker met with Biden to discuss his jobs plan along with other Republicans and Democrats. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Roger Wicker of Kansas, the ranking Republican on the Senate Commerce Committee, downplayed the prospect of a bipartisan d...
Tags: Economy, Politics, Policy, Joe Biden, Roger Wicker, Congress, Republicans, Democrats, Infrastructure, Jobs, Taxes, Trump Tax Law, Trump tax cuts, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Stimulus, Mitch McConnell


Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?

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Tags: Business, News, American Jobs Plan, Norm Elrod, Stimulus Check


Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming Your Way?

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Tags: Business, News, American Jobs Plan, Norm Elrod, Stimulus Check


It's now or never for Democrats: either pass H.R. 1 or watch voter suppression bills like Georgia's become the norm

A person with voter protection waits for voters to arrive during Georgia's Senate runoff elections on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, in Atlanta. Brynn Anderson/AP Georgia's restrictive SB 202 bill is merely a warning shot. There are currently more than 360 bills in 47 state legislatures restricting access to voting. Democrats have a limited window of opportunity to pass landmark voting rights legislation before losing their majorities. Carl Gibson is a freelance journalist and columnist fr...
Tags: Opinion, Politics, BI Commentary, Voting Rights, Georgia, Voter suppression, Democrats, Republicans, R


Clyburn Plans To School Manchin After Senator Vowed To Keep Filibuster Intact

House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) on Sunday told CNN that he plans to speak with Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) about his vehement opposition to eliminating or weakening the filibuster amid Democrats' efforts to advance their sweeping voting rights bill. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
Tags: News, Filibuster, James Clyburn, Joe Manchin, Summer Concepcion


Clyburn offers Manchin history lesson to clear Senate path for Biden reforms

Majority whip faces up to West Virginia senator on filibusterGeorgia voting law is ‘new Jim Crow’, congressman insists‘Dumb son of a bitch’: Trump attacks McConnellJim Clyburn, the House majority whip, said on Sunday he intends to give Joe Manchin a lesson in US history as he attempts to clear a path for Joe Biden on voting rights and infrastructure. Related: Pelosi and Cheney critical of Gaetz but stop short of calling for resignation Continue reading...
Tags: US voting rights, Biden administration, Joe Biden, Democrats, US news, US politics, World news, US Congress, House of Representatives, US Senate, Republicans, Race, US domestic policy


Former GOP House Speaker John Boehner calls fellow Republican Jim Jordan a 'political terrorist'

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) stands for the Pledge of Allegiance during a ceremony to unveil a portrait in his honor at the US Capitol on November 19, 2019. Alex Edelman/Getty Images Boehner described several fellow Republicans as "political terrorists," including Rep. Jim Jordan. "I never saw a guy who spent more time tearing things apart ― never building anything," he said. In his book, Boehner seemed relieved that he didn't have to interact with Trump while in office. ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Congress, Senate, US, West Virginia, Trends, Gop, House, Ted Cruz, John Boehner, Cbs, Ohio, Boehner, Jordan, Republican Party


Opinion: What Joe Manchin gets right

US Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia is in the catbird's seat -- the pivotal politician in a 50-50 Senate. He's the keeper of the keys to President Joe Biden's policy kingdom, whether the President or the progressives pressuring him like it or not.
Tags: News, Senate, US, West Virginia, Joe Biden, Stories, Joe Manchin


What Joe Manchin gets exactly right

Scott Jennings writes US Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia is exactly what this country needs right now. His steadfast refusal to eliminate the filibuster or to use reconciliation to push a liberal agenda indicates his commitment to the Senate.
Tags: US, West Virginia, Cnn, Joe Manchin, Scott Jennings


The problem with Joe Manchin

President Joe Biden has a Sen. Joe Manchin problem. As Biden attempts to move forward with his ambitious infrastructure package, Manchin is threatening to cause problems for both the administration and his own party, writes Julian Zelizer.
Tags: Joe Biden, Cnn, Biden, Manchin, Joe Manchin


How Joe Manchin is calling the shots on infrastructure

The shadow of West Virginia's Sen. Joe Manchin looms large over President Joe Biden's increasingly ambitious agenda.
Tags: West Virginia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Joe Manchin


What Jim Clyburn wants to tell Joe Manchin after CNN interview

Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) responds to CNN's interview with Sen. Joe Manchin about voting rights and the filibuster.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Jim Clyburn, Joe Manchin, Sen Joe Manchin, Jim Clyburn D SC


Stimulus Check Update: Should You Expect A Fourth Relief Payment?

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Tags: Business, New York, News, Minnesota, Senate, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, West Virginia, Joe Biden, Cbs, Michigan, Republican, Biden, Vermont, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders


Joe Manchin is the personification of a divided country

Joe Manchin says it's no fun being the most powerful man in Washington.
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Biden-Harris Regime Calling Them ‘INITIAL Actions’ Tells Us All We Need to Know

Biden and Garland hope to impose citizen disarmament by imperial diktat (NRA-ILA) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Today, the Biden-Harris Administration is announcing six initial actions to address the gun violence public health epidemic,” an anticipated White House “fact sheet” declared Thursday. That the professionally crafted propaganda characterized itself as factual was the first evidence of gaslighting, as was the demonstrably false epidemic characterization. That admitting these are but “in...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, Eric Holder, Senate, White House, Boulder, Resistance, Biden, Justice Department, Nelson, Bureau, Nra, Brady, Waco, ATF


Joe Manchin says the Capitol insurrection 'changed' him

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairman Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., before the start of a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 11, 2021 Susan Walsh/AP Sen. Joe Manchin told CNN the January 6 insurrection "changed" him. "You can't have this many people split to where they want to go to war with each other,'" he said. Manchin will be key to shepherding Biden's proposed infrastructure plan through the Senate. See more stories on Insider's busine...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, West Virginia, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Washington Dc, House, Va, Capitol Hill, Biden, Kamala Harris


Joe Manchin on the fate of Joe Biden's agenda

Joe Manchin says it's no fun being the most powerful man in Washington.
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Analysis: Joe Manchin is the personification of a divided country

Joe Manchin says it's no fun being the most powerful man in Washington.
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Biden Orders DOJ to Come Up With a Way of Regulating Untraceable Gun Kits

Joe Biden’s administration made its first move on gun control on Thursday, issuing executive actions for the Department of Justice to develop rules regarding so-called “ghost guns” and attachments that turn high-powered pistols into rifles, as well as write model legislation to keep volatile individuals away from…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Joe Biden, Department Of Justice, Weapons, Firearms, Chuck Schumer, Joe Manchin, National Firearms Act, AR 15, Receiver, Gun Politics, 3D Printed Firearms, Ghost Gun, War Conflict, Firearm Laws


Sen. Joe Manchin discusses his role as power broker

• Analysis: Joe Manchin is the personification of a divided country • Manchin says 'January 6 changed me' as he calls for bipartisan cooperation
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On Election Reform, Joe Manchin Thinks Congress Should Pander To Trump Voters

It will be hard to "restore bipartisan faith" in elections with Trump out to destroy it.
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Joe Manchin: Any Voting Rights Legislation Has To Make Trump Supporters Happy

It will be hard to "restore bipartisan faith" in elections with Trump out to destroy it.
Tags: News, Trump, Joe Manchin


10 Things in Politics: Biden wants top companies to pay up

President Joe Biden discuses his jobs plan during an event on the White House campus on April 7 Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm Brent Griffiths. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Biden says he's open to negotiating on how to pay for his $2 trillion jobs plan62 million doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine need to be checked for contaminationThe W...
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U.S. Democrat Manchin Opposed to Using Reconciliation to Pass Legislation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin said on Wednesday he is opposed to using a procedural process known as reconciliation to...
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U.S. Senator Manchin, in Threat to Biden Agenda, Opposes Reconciliation, Backs Filibuster

By Eric BeechWASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, a pivotal vote in the evenly divided Senate, said on Wednesday he was...
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U.S. Senator Manchin, in Threat to Biden Agenda, Opposes Reconciliation Process to Pass Legislation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin said on Wednesday he is opposed to using a procedural process known as reconciliation to...
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Joe Manchin Says He Will Not Vote To Eliminate Filibuster

He said in an op-ed there was “no circumstance in which I will vote to eliminate or weaken” the legislative procedure.
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Joe Manchin signals he could torpedo Democratic attempts to bypass Republicans multiple times in a year

In this Feb. 13, 2021, file photo Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., departs on Capitol Hill in Washington Alex Brandon/AP Manchin suggested he may thwart Democratic attempts to bypass Republicans in Congress more than once. "I simply do not believe budget reconciliation should replace regular order in the Senate," Manchin wrote in a Post op-ed. It comes as the White House weighs the path ahead for a massive infrastructure plan. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Joe Manchin of ...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, White House, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Infrastructure, Democrats, Gop, Capitol Hill, Biden, Donald Trump


As Nina Turner runs for Congress in Ohio's 11th Congressional District, her local roots take center stage

Former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner. David McNew/Getty Images Nina Turner is running for Congress in Ohio's 11th Congressional District. Turner, a Cleveland native, represented parts of the district as a state senator. If elected to Congress, she would bring a distinct progressive voice to Congress. See more stories on Insider's business page. During the 2016 Democratic presidential primaries, former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner emerged as one of the most passionate surrogates for In...
Tags: Politics, New York, Congress, Senate, West Virginia, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Getty Images, Hillary Clinton, House, New Jersey, House Of Representatives, Medicare, Ohio


Biden open to compromise but rejects infrastructure inaction

By Josh Boak | Associated Press President Joe Biden drew a red line on his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday, saying he is open to compromise on how to pay for the package but inaction is unacceptable. The president turned fiery in an afternoon speech, saying that the United States is failing to build, invest and research for the future and adding that failure to do so amounts to giving up on “leading the world.” “Compromise is inevitable,” Biden said. “We’ll be open to good ideas in g...
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