Manchin says he’s ‘thinking seriously’ about becoming an independent
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) said he has been “thinking seriously” about becoming an independent before the 2024 election in a local radio interview on Thursday, one of the strongest statements he has said to date about potentially leaving the Democratic Party.
“I would think very seriously about that. I’ve been thinking about that for quite some time. I haven’t made any decisions,” Manchin told West Virginia radio host Hoppy Kercheval. “I want to make sure that my voice is truly an independent voice.”
Manchin has been in no hurry to...