Manchin sees ’no circumstance’ for voting to kill filibusterSen. Joe Manchin, a moderate Democrat from West Virginia, said in an op-ed published Wednesday that he would, under no circumstance, vote to weaken or abolish the Senate filibuster.
Manchin sees ’no circumstance’ for voting to kill filibuster
The moderate Democrat drew a hard line amid talk about limiting Senate Republicans’ power to hold up President Joe Biden’s agenda.
U.S. Senator Manchin, in threat to Biden agenda, opposes reconciliation process to pass legislation
U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin said on Wednesday he is opposed to using a procedural process known as reconciliation to pass legislation without Republican support, dealing a potential blow to President Joe Biden's chances of passing a $2.3 trillion infrastructure bill.
Sen. Joe Manchin makes it clear: I will not eliminate filibuster
Sen. Joseph Manchin III is making it crystal clear that he will not support scrapping the legislative filibuster - putting him at odds with liberal progressives and throwing a big hurdle in front of President Biden’s legislative wishlist.The West Virginia Democrat said the filibuster “is a critical tool to ...
Manchin: 'No circumstance in which I will vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster'
Sen. Joe Manchin came out against eliminating the filibuster, a stance that could jeopardize President Joe Biden's legislative priorities.
Manchin warns against overuse of budget tool Democrats hope to use to pass Biden's agenda
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin made his opposition to frequent use of the budget reconciliation process clear Wednesday evening in a Washington Post op-ed, sending a warning to Democrats who hope to use it to pass President Joe Biden's legislative priorities.
Democrat Joe Manchin opposes eliminating or weakening the Senate filibuster under any circumstance
Joe Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ in which he would back weakening the filibuster.
“We will not solve our nation’s problems in one Congress if we seek only partisan solutions,” Mr. Manchin wrote in an op-ed in The Washington Post.
Manchin says he won't vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster
In an op-ed for the Washington Post, Manchin said there is "no circumstance" that he would vote to end the filibuster.
Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ where he would vote to get rid of or ‘weaken’ the filibuster in blow to Biden agenda
The West Virginia senator also suggested, in an op-ed published in The Washington Post, that he would be opposed to using the budgetary reconcilaton process again to circumvent the filibuster, an avenue Senate Democrats have considered for passing Biden’s ambitious infrastructure package.
U.S. Senator Manchin, in threat to Biden agenda, opposes reconciliation, backs filibuster
WASHINGTON - U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, a pivotal vote in the evenly divided Senate, said on Wednesday he was opposed to a process called reconciliation that makes it easier to pass bills without Republican support, a potential blow to President Joe Biden's chances of passing a huge infrastructure measure.