Joe Manchin Made It Impossible For Dems To Block Perry's Confirmation

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). (Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com)

‘He has the knowledge and experience’

Enviros Occupy Joe Manchin's Office, Demand He Vote Against Trump Nominees

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
A man wearing a mask depicting U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump protests during a demonstration against climate change outside of the U.S. Embassy in London, Britain on November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo

‘You’re not climate deniers’

Joe Manchin Says Dems Questioning Trump Are Giving Putin What He Wants

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
FILE -- Former West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin talks to reporters during a news conference in Tallmansville, West Virginia in this Jan. 4, 2006 file photo. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File)

‘I just think it’s wrong’

Coal Country Dem Says Trump's EPA Pick Is The Right Guy For The Job

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Senator Manchin participates in the Washington Ideas Forum at the Newseum in Washington

‘We … have a great deal in common’

Could EPA Overreach Give Republicans Total Control Of The Senate In 2018?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

25 Democratic Senators will face re-election in 2018, only 8 Republicans will

Dem Sen Who Skipped Obama Meeting Says 'I Just Think It's Absolutely Wrong'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
Obama sad AFP/Getty Images

‘We haven’t fixed very many things’

Manchin Committee Appointment A Potential Boost For Reelection

Politics | Kerry Picket
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‘I will have a greater influence over where our federal dollars are going’

Joe Manchin Pressured To Support Trump's EPA Pick

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Manchin talks to reporters outside of a closed-door Senate Armed Services Committee briefing on the Bergdahl prisoner swap at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

‘The EPA is in dire need of reform’

Insider: Trump Has Narrowed The Energy Secretary Pick To These 3 Men

Politics | Vince Coglianese
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump looks towards the media as he arrives at a costume party at the home of hedge fund billionaire and campaign donor Robert Mercer in Head of the Harbor, New York, U.S., December 3, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich

Who do you like?

Cornyn On Manchin's Gov't Shutdown Threat: He Put Himself In A Position He Can't Win

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Government funding is set to expire at midnight

Dems Threaten Gov't Shutdown Over Coal Miner Pensions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Joe Manchin Amy Klobuchar
'Who's for the working people?'

A Government Shutdown Could Be In The Making

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff on the Capitol dome in memory of former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) in Washington June 27, 2014. Baker, a pivotal figure in the Senate Watergate inquiry that pushed U.S. President Richard Nixon toward resignation and who later helped salvage Ronald Reagan's presidency amid the Iran-Contra scandal, died on Thursday. He was 88. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) - RTR3W4HL

‘It is horrendous and it’s inhumane’

Budget Bill Sells Off Strategic Oil Reserves To Pay For Coal Miners' Health Care

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Coal miners in Ohio. Getty Images.

‘This legislation is just a band aid’

Dems Vow To Stall Trump's Appointees For As Long As Possible

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) (R) listens during a news conference at Upper Senate Park May 14, 2008 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Brown held a news conference with Rep. Michael Michaud and union leaders to express their opposition to the U.S.-Columbia Free Trade Agreement. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘It’s not partisan’

One Chart That Completely Explains Why Trump Won Coal Country

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Trump speaks at the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention in Myrtle Beach

Coal miners are getting laid off

West Virginia Democratic Senator Says He Might Switch Parties

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Sen. Joe Manchin: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters, Pres. Obama: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

Coal is a critical industry in West Virginia

These Democrats Agree With Donald Trump On Late Term Abortion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
A picture shows the feet of a new-born at the maternity of the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 22, 2013. (FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Common-sense’

Gov't Furious Sen. Manchin's Daughter Overcharged It By Millions For EpiPens

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
Mylan NL CEO Heather Bresch is sworn in before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the Rising Price of EpiPens, at the Capitol in Washington, U.S. September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The bad PR for Heather Bresch continues

It's Time For A Political Shift On Abortion Policies

Opinion | Jeanne Mancini
An anti-abortion protester with a group celebrating the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling striking down a Massachusetts law that mandated a protective buffer zone around abortion clinics, holds up a sign outside the Court in Washington, in this June 26, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/Files

An overwhelming majority of Americans favor strong restrictions on abortion, but the law does not reflect this preference.

Sen. Manchin's Daughter Downplays Profit Per EpiPen 66% In Congressional Hearing

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
Mylan NL CEO Heather Bresch is sworn in before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the Rising Price of EpiPens, at the Capitol in Washington, U.S. September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Was it just a slip-up?