In Monday’s The 4PM Poll, readers agreed that Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., helped — or at least didn’t hurt — his party when he shot down the Build Back Better Act over the weekend.
50% of readers said Manchin “saved Democrats from their own radicalism.”
For all the fury directed at the West Virginia senator in the last twenty-four hours, it’s worth asking whether Manchin has saved the Democrats from themselves. https://t.co/MHA6rw2ozS
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50% of readers said the Democrats’ failure will be an electoral “wash,” costing them voters in some places and winning them voters elsewhere.