Senator Joe Manchin Newswire

Senator Joe Manchin Newswire

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  1. Head Start programs in West Virginia get $17MRead the original story

    Thursday | The Inter-Mountain

    Seven Head Start or Early Head Start programs across West Virginia are sharing more than $17 million in federal funding.

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  2. Foundation acquires Canaan InstituteRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Inter-Mountain

    Tucker County will be an international hub of science, technology, engineering and math education thanks to the acquisition of the former Canaan Valley Institute by the National Youth Science Foundation.

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  3. Serious Anti-Gunners Show What Compromise on Gun Control Would MeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | AmmoLand

    Whether to capitalize on a tragedy for political purposes, or because their urge to "do something" isn't tempered by a sense of reality, Senators Joe Manchin and Pat Toomey reacted to the deplorable murders at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, last week by saying that they may reintroduce so-called "universal" background check legislation to require background checks on private sales and trades of firearms, including those between many family members and friends. NRA members and supporters will recall that a previous version of the Manchin-Toomey "universal" background check legislation was soundly defeated in the U.S. Senate in 2013.

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  4. Democrats Pursue a No-Veto Strategy on Spending BillsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Roll Call

    President Barack Obama has issued just four vetoes so far in his presidency, and it appears he won't be taking out the veto pen for a host of contentious fiscal 2016 spending bills, either - despite threats he's already lodged on seven of them. Democrats instead are stonewalling the appropriations measures by keeping them from coming up for debate in the Senate, even though they could instead allow Obama to take the heat by issuing vetoes.

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  5. Judge Gaughan receives sendoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Weirton Daily Times

    A parade of court and law enforcement officials, attorneys, community leaders and citizens from three counties lined up in the courtroom at the Brooke County Courthouse Tuesday to wish Judge Martin Gaughan well in his retirement.

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  6. Manchin tells miners common sense has spokenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  7. Gun show checkup: Their TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    That states and towns are moving quickly to remove Confederate battle flags in the wake of the Charleston, S.C., murders is remarkable and positive. But can the country go from symbol to substance to reduce violence? U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Pat Toomey, R-Pa., aim to find out.

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  8. Updating Campaign Pro's 2016 Senate race rankings - Arizona Dems...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Politico

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  9. Why Not Background Checks For Gun-Show Sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Hartford Courant

    Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin III and Republican Sen. Patrick J. Toomey announce a bipartisan deal on background checks for gun shows and Internet sales at the Capitol on April 10, 2013. Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin III and Republican Sen. Patrick J. Toomey announce a bipartisan deal on background checks for gun shows and Internet sales at the Capitol on April 10, 2013.

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  10. AEP Already Shut Down Power Plants to ComplyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Intelligencer

    As electricity producers turn off power plants and coal miners wait in the unemployment line, officials in West Virginia and Ohio applauded the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision against the Environmental Protection Agency regulations on mercury emissions. Struck down Monday, the EPA's Mercury and Air Toxics Standards comprise a different set of rules than the agency's Clean Power Plan, which is a strategy to cut carbon dioxide emissions.

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  11. Toomey launches first ad in re-election campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Fifteen months before he will face voters in the November 2016 general election, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey is airing the first television commercial of his re-election campaign beginning Tuesday. The Pennsylvania Republican's ad highlights his efforts to enact legislation designed to make it easier for schools to identify sex offenders among potential employees.

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  12. US Supreme Court rejects EPA mercury emissions limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Supreme Court has finally said enough is enough," said Republican House Speaker John Boehner. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin from West Virginia, America's coal-mining heartland, also criticized the EPA for its "job-killing" regulations. The EPA ...

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  13. Washington Post: Forget The Confederate Flag, Focus on Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AmmoLand

    ... to do with Charleston . Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly began doing this same thing after losing big with Senator Joe Manchin's (D-WV) gun control push in April 2013.

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  14. E.J. DIONNE: The right to be free from gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Advocates of a saner approach to guns need a new strategy. We cannot go on like this, wringing our hands in frustration after every tragedy involving firearms.

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  15. People have the right not to bear arms, and that needs to be protectedRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Advocates of a saner approach to guns need a new strategy. We cannot go on like this, wringing our hands in frustration after every tragedy involving firearms.

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  16. Manchin Addresses Illegal Immigration at Girls StateRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Big News Network.com

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  17. How America can free itself from gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Fort Morgan Times

    Advocates of a saner approach to guns need a new strategy. We cannot go on like this, wringing our hands in frustration after every tragedy involving firearms.

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  18. Dionne: We have the right to be free from gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Denver Post

    Hundreds of people stand in the streets and pray as they listen to Sunday services outside the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C., on June 21. Advocates of a saner approach to guns need a new strategy. We cannot go on like this, wringing our hands in frustration after every tragedy involving firearms.

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  19. Gun control push fails to materialize in Congress after Charleston shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Raw Story

    In the aftermath of the mass shooting at Emanuel AME church in Charleston , South Carolina last week, controversy has raged over the flying of the Confederate battle flag across the south. As the debate over the flag has captured national attention, there has been little effort made in Washington for a renewed push for gun control.

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  20. Thousands of West Virginians to keep health subsidies with Supreme Court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | West Virginia Metro

    ... to replace this broken law with patient-centered, truly affordable health care," Jenkins said. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin said the law is not perfect, but he said it needed to be repaired, not repealed. "Now that the Supreme Court has ruled to uphold ...

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