Tag: Joe Manchin

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 28: Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) speaks during a Senate Energy Subcommittee hearing discussing cybersecurity threats to the U.S. electrical grid and technology advancements to maximize such threats on Capitol Hill on March 28, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

WV Senate Watch: Joe Manchin Internal Poll Claims Lead over Morrisey

Internal polling released by West Virginia Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin Wednesday says the incumbent lawmaker is leading Republican rival state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, in what is shaping up to be one of the most competitive races of the 2018 midterm election. 

CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Senate Intelligence Panel Approves Gina Haspel as CIA Director

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday voted 10-5 to advance the nomination of Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s pick for Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director, to the Senate floor in a bipartisan vote celebrated by both leaders of the committee.

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Trump Guns for NRA in White House Meeting on Gun Policy

President Donald Trump took on the National Rifle Association (NRA) — and politicians who support it — in a free-wheeling, bipartisan, televised discussion on gun laws with members of Congress at the White House Wednesday.

US Senator Joe Manchin speaks during a public town hall meeting on President Barack Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court in the Ceremonial Courtroom of the W. Kent Carper Justice & Public Safety Complex in Charleston, WV on Thursday March 24, 2016. Manchin, a Democrat whose …

Manchin: I Thought the State of the Union ‘Was Good’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) praised President Trump’s State of the Union Address. Manchin said, “I thought it was good. I mean, you know, I’m an optimist. So, I’m looking at everything I can

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Dem Sen Manchin: Al Franken Should Reverse Resignation Decision

In a preview of Politico’s “Off Message” podcast published Monday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) called on Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), who announced his resignation from the U.S. Senate in a floor speech earlier this month, to reverse that decision. Manchin

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Dem Sen Manchin to AG Jeff Sessions: ‘Keep Doing Your Job’

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) was asked by host Joe Scarborough if Attorney General Jeff Sessions would better “serve America and justice” by either staying on as the attorney general or if he should he leave