Build Back Better Stalls
“Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin said Sunday he cannot back his party’s signature $2 trillion social and environment bill… Manchin told ‘Fox News Sunday’ that after five-and-half months of negotiations… ‘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.’… White House press secretary Jen Psaki called Manchin’s announcement ‘a sudden and inexplicable reversal in his position’ and ‘a breach of his commitments’ to Biden and congressional Democrats.” (AP News)
The left is disappointed with Manchin’s decision.