Manchin says he won't vote to 'eliminate or weaken the filibuster'Sen. Joe Manchin issued a lengthy written statement reiterating his support for the filibuster amid calls from some Senate Democrats and President Joe Biden to eliminate or scale back the rule. The House passed the voting rights legislation earlier Thursday ahead of an expected Senate vote. But without the requisite number of votes, Senate Democrats cannot pass it without changing filibuster rules.
Manchin says he won't vote to 'eliminate or weaken the filibuster'
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) vowed on Thursday that he will not “vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster,” the latest blow to Democratic hopes of changing the rules to pass voting rights legislation.
Manchin joins Sinema, vows not to kill filibuster after Biden meeting
Sen. Joe Manchin said he would not support scrapping or softening the filibuster hours after Sen. Kyrsten Sinema spoke out against the efforts to do so.
Manchin Again States He Will Not Vote to ‘Eliminate or Weaken’ the Filibuster
President Biden and other Democrats have called to suspend the filibuster.
'In case he wasn't abundantly clear': Sen. Joe Manchin issues statement saying 'I will not vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster'
Some reporter will ask Manchin again in an hour or so if he supports the filibuster.
Manchin plunges the dagger: I won't eliminate or even weaken the filibuster
First Sinema nukes the big anti-filibuster push, then SCOTUS nukes the employer vaccine mandate. Now Manchin delivers the coup de grace, officially ending Democratic efforts to pass a federal voting r...
Manchin says he won't support "perilous" filibuster rule change
Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema also voiced opposition to filibuster rules changes Thursday.
‘As I have said many times before’: Manchin reiterates support for filibuster
Sen. Joe Manchin on Thursday issued a lengthy written statement reiterating his support for the filibuster amid calls from some Senate Democrats and President Joe Biden to eliminate or scale
Manchin declares he will not vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster
Sen. Joe Manchin said Thursday he will not support efforts from his party to weaken the Senate's 60-vote filibuster threshold.