Joe Manchin

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Dem, GOP Senators Reach Background Check Deal

A Senate aide and a lobbyist say two senators have struck a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more firearms purchases. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama’s drive to curb gun violence.


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W. Va. Senator Asks MTV To Scrap “Buckwild”

A West Virginia Senator is asking MTV to scrap its new reality show, which follows a group of young people from his state.


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Watershed Moment In Marcellus Debate

Lawmakers and natural gas industry representatives are meeting Monday in Charleston, W. Va., to discuss the future of drilling in the Marcellus shale region.

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West Virginia Governor Talks About Miner Tragedy

It was one of the worst mine tragedies in US mining history, and now the fallen miners are being honored. Larry and John talk to West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin about the accident, the memorial […]