WV Dems: “Senator Manchin has told West Virginians that we do not have another Democrat who can be elected statewide, and that he is free to do as he pleases. Whether this is true or not, it is absolutely true that he is not helping West Virginians. His attitude and actions are reprehensible.”
The expletive that grabbed so much attention on WV Twitter and FB actually came in the context of multiple allegations of conspiracy, corruption, racism, and brutality…
What policies should a senator representing Appalachia push for? One notorious corporate senator demands subsidies for banks, not working people.
A poem from Appalachia:
Hollows in the deep
Reflect a dim star,
Which eons of feeble and uncertain light
Draw eagerly down to the grim earth...
West Virginia harm reduction leaders are coming together to launch a statewide coalition called Mountain State Harm Reduction.
Think about how damning this is: the only way Manchin will agree to protect our democracy is to make sure it can remain a corrupt democracy.