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Not A Single "Moderate" Senate Republican Supports Build Back Better

Sen. Joe Manchin wouldn't have the ability to make or break Build Back Better if every single supposedly moderate Republican didn't oppose the bill.

Manchin Freaked Out And Killed BBB After Biden Mentioned Him By Name

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) got mad and walked away after Biden mentioned him by name for delaying Build Back Better.

Congress is on the brink of an immense health policy failure

Covid-19 exposed many of the flaws in the US health care system. Congress might not do anything to fix them.

Joe Manchin Killed Build Back Better After The White House Hurt His Feelings

Manchin dislikes the bill but also complained of “inexcusable” treatment by the White House.

Joe Manchin Privately Told Colleagues Parents Use Child Tax Credit Money On Drugs

The West Virginia senator just killed Democrats' agenda. In private negotiations, he questioned whether the poorest Americans would spend financial aid wisely.

Lawmakers, West Virginians, White House react to Manchin's Build Back Better opposition

After weeks of negotiation, Senator Joe Manchin announced he would not vote for President Biden's Build Back Better agenda. Katy Tur sat down with NBC News' Sahil Kapur, and Julie Tsirkin, "Way Too Early" Host Jonathan Lemire, and Punchbowl News' John Bresnahan, rounding up reactions from West Virginians, lawmakers and the White House.

Biden Was in Close Contact With Official Who Tested Positive for Covid

Administration officials acknowledge that as the highly contagious Omicron variant has surged, a cluster of cases have been reported across the administration.

Behind Manchin’s Opposition, a Long History of Fighting Climate Measures

Senator Joe Manchin III noted climate policy when he said he would vote against the Build Back Better Act. In his life and career, West Virginia coal has loomed large.

Reeling liberals ready to ditch Manchin as rest of Dems hope for a deal

The left's House leader is prepared to cut the centrist out of social safety net talks. Others in the party are prepared for concessions.

Manchin to Dems: Redo the whole thing, maybe I'll vote for it

The West Virginia senator wants a new bill that goes through Senate committees and focuses on rolling back the 2017 Trump tax cuts.

Biden and Manchin speak

The two connected and there is a sense that talks around Build Back Better aren't done yet.

Sen. Joe Manchin suggests Child Tax Credit payments would be used to buy drugs

Manchin's private comments on Capitol Hill underscored his dispute with the White House over key pieces of Democrats' agenda.

Staffer who had contact with Biden tests positive for COVID-19

President Biden tested negative for COVID-19 on Monday after having close contact with a White House staffer who subsequently tested positive for the virus.

McConnell: Manchin's opposition to Biden plan 'great shot in the arm for the country'

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-W.Va.) opposition to President Biden’s social spending package is a “great shot in the arm for the country.” 

Team Biden Will Pay a Hefty Price for Attacks on Manchin | RealClearPolitics

Team Biden Will Pay a Hefty Price for Attacks on Manchin | RealClearPolitics

‘Mid-Level Staff Member’ With Close Contact To Biden Tests Positive For COVID-19

A "mid-level staff member" who was on Air Force One with President Biden on Friday tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday morning.

Manchin Fires Back at White House Amid Build Back Better Impasse: 'They Know the Real Reason'

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the White House would continue to press Sen. Manchin to gain his support for Build Back Better.

Democrats Blast Joe Biden for Ignoring Student Loan Debt

Far-left Democrats on Monday took to social media to blast President Joe Biden for failing to take action on student loan debt.

Democrats Try To 'Build Back' After Manchin Tanks $2 Trillion Bill

Democrats are scrambling to pick up the pieces after the West Virginia Democrat effectively tanked the initiative.

Carville: 'Build Back Differently' Is Very Much Alive -- This Thing Is 'Going to Come Back'

Democrat strategist James Carville said Monday on CNN that President Joe Biden's social spending agenda is not dead after Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced he would not vote for the Build Back Better Act. | Clips

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