• Joe Manchin Declares He Will Not Vote to Eliminate the Filibuster in Op-Ed: Under ‘No Circumstance.'

    6 days ago - By Mediaite

    Senator Joe Manchin penned an op-ed Wednesday stating in no uncertain terms there is “no circumstance” where he would vote to either kill or weaken the filibuster.
    The opposition to such a move from both Manchin and Senator Kyrsten Sinema has frustrated some Democrats, given the 50-50 Senate.
    Manchin has repeatedly said he won't kill the filibuster, and in the Washington Post Wednesday night, he made his position abundantly clear:
    The filibuster is a critical tool to protecting that input and our democratic form of government. That is why I have said it before and will say it again to...
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