Joe Manchin

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
President Joe Biden visited Pittsburgh on March 31, 2021, where he discussed his administration's American Jobs Plan. (Photo: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images)
Support for the American Jobs Plan's proposed 7% corporate tax increase ranged from 42% among Republicans to 85% of Democrats.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is seen during a Senate vote in the Capitol on Thursday, March 25, 2021.
"I think we need a grassroots movement that makes it clear to Joe Manchin.....
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) was one of seven Democratic senators to vote against including a $15 federal minimum wage in the American Rescue Plan. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
"The verdict is clear—in Arizona, voting to raise the minimum wage is the...


Five years after 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred at Sandy Hook, some things haven't changed: Families still "miss desperately" their children, and a gutless, NRA-bought Congress still failed to pass 100 gun control bills. But some things have: 400 advocates are running for office, and families intent on honoring those lost have started foundations, scholarships, support programs because, “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.”