Sen. Joe Manchin All But Kills Biden's Budget Busting 'Build Back Better' Package

Posted on AllSides December 20th, 2021
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The centerpiece of Joe Biden's domestic agenda, the $2 trillion "Build Back Better" spending package, has been dealt a possibly fatal blow by a fellow Democrat, who calls it bad for America. 

West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin said Sunday he just can't vote for it. "I cannot vote to continue with this piece of legislation. I just can't. I've tried everything humanly possible. I can't get there," Manchin announced on Fox News Sunday, "This is a 'no'." 

Manchin said he opposes the expensive package that Republicans have called a welfare goody bag...

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