Well, if you’re baffled by Senator Joe Manchin’s recent cheating (D? –WV), you’re not alone. He seems to be equally confused about who he is in the world of politics.
The politician watered that down claimed in an editorial by Charlston Gazette-Mail that “the right to vote is fundamental to our American democracy”, only to then say “I will vote against the For the People Act” because “I believe that partisan voting legislation will destroy the already weakened bonds of our democracy”, he told the Economic Club that life would be “much easier” if he were a Republican.
“Do you think having a ‘D’ or an ‘I’ or an ‘R’ [next to my name] Will it make me change who I am? I don’t think the Rs will be happier with me than the Ds are right now. OK, I mean, that’s the most blunt I can say, “he said.” I don’t know where the hell I belong. “