Category Archives: Joe Manchin

Traitor Joe Wants To Perform Greatest Hits

I cannot believe that Manchinema thinks we’re this dumb, per Tiger Beat’s email thingie: IF AT FIRST YOU DON’T SUCCEED — Ever since Sen. JOE MANCHIN (D-W.Va.) tanked Build Back Better, Democrats have been waiting for the swing vote to … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News And the Traitor Joe Lieberman Award for excellence in back-stabbing goes to… Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., appeared in a Republican primary ad defending Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., from accusations that he supported President Biden’s Build Back Better … Continue reading

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Manchin: ‘I’m Baaaaaaa-ack!’

Sen. Joe Manchin is so serious about getting to yes on the Democrat’s climate-change agenda that he’s doing what he always does: he pretends he’s going to find 10 Republicans to vote yes before announcing regretfully that he can’t support … Continue reading

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Lucy Finds Football, Tries Again

The definition of insanity: Senate Democrats are quietly laboring to address a big demand from Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, the Democratic holdout that sank the centerpiece bill carrying President Joe Biden’s economic agenda. In recent days, Democrats across … Continue reading

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Joe Manchin Explains His Value Proposition To Investors

You cannot make this up: [Joe Manchin] exhorted [S&P Global’s CERAWeek—one of the continent’s largest energy conferences] attendees to provide leadership in Washington and look for a “return on investment” from politicians who solicit campaign donations from them, or “mother’s … Continue reading

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About Last Night…

The most important take-away last night was the sight of two powerful women —VP Kamala Harris and Speaker Nancy Pelosi— seated directly behind President Handsome Joe Biden. Sure, the SOTU is mostly meaninglesss stagecraft where the POTUS takes a few … Continue reading

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Joe Manchin Was a Busy Guy Yesterday

Sorry Ladies, Joe Manchin wants you to have your rapists baby: WASHINGTON — The Senate voted 46-48 Monday to block a bill pushed by Democrats to codify abortion rights into federal law ahead of an expected Supreme Court decision that … Continue reading

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Report: 52 Senators Hate Kids

Thanks a lot, Sens. Manchinema, for blocking the BBB which included continuing the Child Tax Credit. Here’s what you did: The monthly child poverty rate increased from 12.1 percent in December 2021 to 17 percent in January 2022, the highest … Continue reading

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He’s Baaa-ack! (Joe Manchin, Part Infinity)

Why, oh Lord, why are we doing this again? Der Tiger Beat auf dem Potomac (thanks Charlie with an assist from MPS Patron Saint Watertiger) morning email thingie breathlessly tells us: BBB COMPLICATIONS — Democrats hoping to revive BBB talks … Continue reading

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UPDATED: 2022 Goals

Noted cunning-runt (or vise-versa) Sen. Sinema’s super-secret strategy to, uh, stab democracy in the back to distinguish herself for the 2024 Goat Rodeo seems to have not worked out as planned: PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is growing … Continue reading

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