Alarming, Demoralizing, Unbelievable.. #TrumpBudget

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U.S. Senator Joe Manchin calls Trump’s crippling budget “demoralizing, unbelievable, and alarming” Senator Manchin and Democrats are standing up for West Virginia families against Trump’s crippling budget. You should too. JOIN US IN FIGHTING FOR WEST VIRGINIA FAMILIES WHO WILL BE HURT BY TRUMP’S BUDGET   Cruel cuts to West Virginia families include:  Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Women-Infants-Children (WIC) Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) …

MANCHIN STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT’S 2018 BUDGET PROPOSAL

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MANCHIN STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT’S 2018 BUDGET PROPOSAL Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) released the following statement on the President’s 2018 budget proposal. As written, the proposal would cut funding from programs that West Virginians and the state’s economy rely on. As a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Senator Manchin will carefully scrutinize the President’s budget …

TGIF, right?

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TGIF, right?  It’s Friday, but not just any Friday.. West Virginia Legislators have been forced into a special session because of the Republican leadership’s failure to pass a budget that wouldn’t cripple the future of West Virginia. They have now been in this special session for 7 days. Today makes the 7th dayof special session with NO BUDGET, NO BILLS PASSED, …

Trump On Sharing Classified Info: ‘Very Un-American’

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  Trump On Sharing Classified Info: ‘Very Un-American’ Today multiple reports revealed that Donald Trump shared highly-classified information with top Russian officials. Trump’s actions undermine the trust of our allies and risks our national security. Trump has previously said sharing classified information was “very un-American” and that “we can’t have someone in the Oval Office who doesn’t understand the meaning …

Tim Armstead: Politics Over People

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POLITICS OVER PEOPLE FOR GOP HOUSE SPEAKER TIM ARMSTEAD & EVERYONE IS TAKING NOTICE  JUST TODAY: CHARLESTON MAYOR DANNY JONES ON GOP SPEAKER ARMSTEAD:  “Since I have been Mayor of Charleston, the leader of the House of Delegates, Speaker Tim Armstead, has opposed us on every good project and proposal we have dealt with to invest in our city and to make …

GOP MIA After Vote to Strip WV Families of Their Health Care

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West Virginians continue to seek help and answers from GOP Congressional Delegation who continue to attack their health care. Once again, they are nowhere to be found. ​* 800,000 West Virginians with pre-existing conditions could lose their healthcare coverage  * Over 172,000 West Virginians WILL lose their health care coverage completely  * Children will get sick and the loss of health care …

Only 21% of Americans approve of GOP health care plan

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Quinnipiac: 21% Of U.S. Voters Approve Of Revised GOP Health Plan, Quinnipiac University National Poll Finds; Voters Reject Trump Tax Plan Almost 2-1 Only 21 percent of American voters approve of the Republican health care plan passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last week, a slight improvement over the 17 percent who approved of the first health care plan …

JENKINS CONTINUES TO REFUSE MEETINGS AND TOWN HALLS WITH CONSTITUENTS THAT ARE LOSING HEALTH CARE, CAMPAIGNS FOR SENATE INSTEAD

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JENKINS CONTINUES TO REFUSE MEETINGS AND TOWN HALLS WITH CONSTITUENTS THAT ARE LOSING HEALTH CARE, CAMPAIGNS FOR SENATE INSTEAD West Virginians won’t forget his attack on their health care  Evan Jenkins has refused to meet with constituents despite multiple cries for help and requests to talk about his vote to take away their health care. IN HIS DISTRICT ALONE 231,800 …