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  1. reid_wilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Washington Post

    Republican state legislators in West Virginia and South Dakota are considering changing election rules to make it easier for their party to hold onto their narrow majority in the U.S. Senate. In West Virginia, Sen. Joe Manchin is considering running for another term as governor, the post he gave up to serve in the Senate.

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  2. Mining News: News Nuggets: Senators seek to limit EPA vetoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Petroleum News

    Sens. David Vitter and Joe Manchin Jan. 7 re-introduced legislation aimed at prohibiting the Environmental Protection Agency from pre-emptively or retroactively vetoing a permit under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act.

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  3. Grand Central: On an Important Data Day for the Fed, Look Out for WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Fed Chairman Janet Yellen was upbeat at a luncheon Thursday with Senate Democrats about the performance of the U.S. economy, according to lawmakers who attended . Reports out Friday on fourth-quarter U.S. economic output, worker pay and consumer confidence will dictate whether she can keep smiling.

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  4. Fact Check: Both sides in Keystone XL debate bend factsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By DINA CAPPIELLO Associated Press WASHINGTON - Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would run from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico, say the privately funded, $8 billion project is a critically needed piece of infrastructure that will create thousands of jobs and make the U.S. dependent on oil from friends, rather than foes. Critics claim it will disastrously increase the pollution blamed for global warming and put communities along its 1,179-mile route at risk for a damaging spill, all for oil and products that will be exported anyway.

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  5. Manchin In State SightsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  6. Manchin backs prescription-only cold medicine to stem methRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  7. Yellowstone oil spills fuel arguments over Keystone lineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Jan. 19, 2015 file photo crews work to contain an oil spill from Bridger Pipeline's broken pipeline near Glendive, Mont., in this aerial view showing both sides of the river. Oil pipeline accidents have spiked in the U.S. as Congress pushes for approval of the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada, a project that would pass not far from where 30,000 gallons of crude spilled earlier this month into Montana's Yellowstone River.

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  8. W.Va. GOP wants election changes in possible Manchin gov bidRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    As U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin considers a 2016 return bid for governor, Republicans hope to block West Virginia's most prominent Democrat from handpicking his Senate successor for two years.

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  9. Crash death numbers declineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Jan. 6, 2015 file photo, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., listens at right as Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington where they discussed their plan to introduce legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline project. Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline say the privately-funded, $8 billion project is a critically needed piece of infrastructure that will create thousands of jobs and make the U.S. dependent on oil from friends, rather than foes.

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  10. Winners and Losers in the Senate's Keystone Pipeline ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | National Journal

    The three-week floor battle gave lawmakers in both parties a chance to force votes and debate a broad array of topics, from climate change to fracking and much more. Yes, the bill is largely symbolic because President Obama has threatened to veto it.

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  11. Manchin, Capito vote for KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    The U.S. Senate passed the Keystone XL pipeline bill Thursday. The bipartisan bill would clear construction for the pipeline from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

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  12. Senate approves Keystone - and here's why that doesn't matterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    The U.S. Senate just voted 62 to 36 to pass a bill that would force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. All Republicans voted for it, and nine Democrats joined in, making for enough votes to overcome the potential threat of a filibuster.

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  13. The unintended consequences of Boehner's invitation to Bibi - Democrats unite behind ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... the prime minister to accept made it extremely political, knowing how the invitation played out," said Senator Joe Manchin III, Democrat of West Virginia and a frequent critic of the White House. Mr. Manchin was one of 10 Democrats who signed a ...

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  14. Yellen tells Senate Democrats U.S. economy looks good: media reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday offered an upbeat assessment on the U.S. economy in a meeting with Senate Democrats, even as she noted risks from overseas, according to media reports. According to The Wall Street Journal, Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia told reporters after a private luncheon with Yellen that she said "things are going well" for the U.S. economy.

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  15. 'Turning Back on American People,' Senate Votes to Approve Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Marking a major-and likely symbolic-victory for Republicans on Capitol Hill, the U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to approve the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline in a 62-36 vote that will not be sufficient to override President Barack Obama's expected veto. The nine Democrats who voted to approve Keystone were Sens. Michael Bennet , Tom Carper , Bob Casey , Joe Donnelly , Heidi Heitkamp , Joe Manchin , Claire McCaskill , Jon Tester , and Mark Warner .

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  16. Senate Passes Bill To Approve Construction Of Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    President Barack Obama arriving at the TransCanada Stillwater Pipe Yard in Cushing, Okla. TransCanada is the company vying for approval of its Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.

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  17. The Fix: 7 things you didn't read todayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Sen. Joe Manchin , left, the Democratic co-sponsor of the Keystone XL pipeline bill, arrives on Capitol Hill on Jan. 29 as the long-stalled measure moves to a vote. 2. The presidential campaign isn't the only 2016 race already in gear -- conservatives are getting ready to primary a few vulnerable Republicans in Congress.

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  18. Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  19. Senate preps to clear KXL bill - Senators trade barbs over failed...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    SENATE PREPS TO CLEAR KXL BILL: The Senate is set to greenlight its Keystone XL bill on Thursday, just 48 hours after Democrats forced Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to postpone victory on the oil pipeline he has made the GOP's first priority for 2015. The final Keystone vote comes after yesterday's voting marathon and brings Republicans to the edge of success on their first bill of the year.

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  20. Democrats, Angry at Netanyahu Invite, May Delay Sanctions VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    The Republican invitation for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress over the threat of Iran may be backfiring to the benefit of President Barack Obama: Democrats who had previously been leaning toward voting for a sanctions package are now lining up behind a strategy to delay that threat, according to The New York Times . For months, Democrats have been split on whether to impose sanctions on Iran.

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