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Response to Celerity (Reply #14)

Fri Feb 5, 2021, 09:30 AM

19. This type of rhetoric and scapegoating serves no good purpose.

Manchin, if he continues down the path he is on so far, will do more than any other person to help us lose the Senate, lose the House, and ensure Biden is a one-termer.
I wish he would vote differently too. But I can assure you of one thing: This type of rhetoric and scapegoating serves no good purpose. He's voting/saying/doing what he needs to do to hold on to his seat and not be voted out of office. It's West-fucking-Virginia for pete's sake. Everyone knows this and everyone knows what it means. He's walking a very fine line. Efforts to demonize him and scapegoat him all but ensure that HE will be gone next time... and the fact of the matter is this... we NEED him.

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LineLineLineLineReply This type of rhetoric and scapegoating serves no good purpose.
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