Joe Manchin just killed the Biden agenda

The West Virginia senator says he's a 'no' on the Build Back Better bill

Joe Manchin.
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President Biden will not be the next FDR. The fun, hopeful part of his presidency is officially over.

Unsurprisingly, it was Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) who administered the death blow to the ambitions of Biden and his party. On Sunday, he announced — on Fox News, appropriately — he won't be voting for the Build Back Better bill, which progressives in the party had hoped would cement the federal government's role in supporting families, strengthening the health care system, and fighting climate change.

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