Why Joe Manchin Does Not Care if Democrats Hates Him

7/20/2022 12:03:00 AM

Why Joe Manchin does not care if his party hates him 📝: @Philip_Elliott

Why Joe Manchin does not care if his party hates him 📝: Philip_Elliott

He values his constituents’ contempt of Washington far more than he fears his colleagues’ contempt of him.

to party orthodoxy who is not worried about his relationships in the Capitol. And that’s why he will probably be the last statewide elected Democrat to represent West Virginia for a long time: he values his constituents’ contempt of Washington far more than he fears his colleagues’ contempt of him. And when it comes to President Joe Biden’s frustrations with Manchin’s singular and capricious veto-proof whimsy, Manchin truly cannot be bothered. Voters in West Virginia prize Manchin’s perceived indifference to party politics, and Manchin likes to serve them a skillet of stick-it-to-the-man every chance he gets.

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Philip_Elliott Because he is a republican Philip_Elliott He needs to care. It is our fault that he does not. Philip_Elliott Maybe because he’s become a millionaire being corrupt like most politicians Philip_Elliott Why would he care since he is a R shill?!!!!!!! Philip_Elliott Because he is a Republican!

Philip_Elliott it ain't just his party that hates him Philip_Elliott Because he’s making tons of money from fossil fuels! Philip_Elliott tl:dr -- the unparty of corporate dickpuppets love him Philip_Elliott We need to vote (again ,yet,still) MakeManchinirrelevant

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And that’s why he will probably be the last statewide elected Democrat to represent West Virginia for a long time: he values his constituents’ contempt of Washington far more than he fears his colleagues’ contempt of him. And when it comes to President Joe Biden’s frustrations with Manchin’s singular and capricious veto-proof whimsy, Manchin truly cannot be bothered. “I’ve just buried my head in the sand, to be honest because it scares me. Voters in West Virginia prize Manchin’s perceived indifference to party politics, and Manchin likes to serve them a skillet of stick-it-to-the-man every chance he gets. Indeed the front-runners – Rishi Sunak, Penny Mordaunt and Liz Truss – are throwing significant effort and resources into their campaigns, having each signed up leading PR and marketing experts and built individual “war room” HQs. Manchin had committed in private last year to supporting the parts of the second iteration of Biden’s Build Back Better plan with plenty of strings attached. I was out cold and the next thing I remember was being in the physio room and the kit man came in. Manchin didn’t like parts of the first one, but promised to like the second one—that is until the sequel also ran afoul of his need to scuttle huge swaths of Democrats’ agenda, such as a tax hike on the wealthy. Breaking story, check back for updates… Sign Up for Get your need-to-know latest news, feel-good stories, analysis and more Sign up.

So Manchin pivoted, and tried a third time to outline what he could accept, and Democrats acquiesced. “He said, ‘what about the kids?’, I went ‘pardon?, and he said ‘has she brought the kids?’. That didn’t end well of course, with Stratton eventually forced to resign over the “Partygate” scandal a year later. And then, again, the proposal ran aground of the SS Manchin’s norms because, in his mind, more government spending would only hasten inflation. More from TIME Welcome to governing in 2022, with Prime Minister Manchin running the show. “It all came back together and it happens. (Credit where it’s due to The New Republic . Bookies’ favourite at the time of writing, Mordaunt, has been working with Chris Lewis , the founder of global PR agency, Lewis.