‘I’m From West Virginia’: Joe Manchin Says He Won’t Be Bullied Into Submission On BBB | The Daily Wire

‘I’m From West Virginia’: Joe Manchin Says He Won’t Be Bullied Into Submission On BBB | The Daily Wire

Senator Joe Manchin (D‑WV) made it clear Monday that he was not backing down on his promise to vote on President Joe Biden’s massive Build Back Better spending package.Manchin told anchor Bret Baier on “Fox News Sunday” that he was a definite “no on this legislation,” prompting outrage from many in his own party — but he followed that appearance with a Monday morning radio interview doubling down on his position and reaffirming that he would not be bullied into changing his mind.Joining West Virginia Metro News’ “Talkline with Hoppy Kercheval,” Manchin said that the distance between his position and that of others within his party had proved to be too far, adding, “We’ve been way far apart philosophically.”Manchin told Baier on Sunday that he could not vote for anything that he believed would worsen inflation — which he said West Virginians were already feeling across multiple aspects of their everyday lives — but that he also could not justify a vote for anything he could not go home and explain to his constituents.His position, he reiterated during the Monday radio interview, had not changed …

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