Democratic West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin will vote against the Democrats’ election bill, the For the People Act, calling it “the wrong piece of legislation to bring our country together.”
During an interview on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace, Manchin confirmed his vote against the bill, citing an op-ed he wrote for the Charleston Gazette-Mail that laid out his concerns on the legislation.
“I think it’s the wrong piece of legislation to bring our country together and unite our country, and I’m not supporting that because I think it would divide us further. I don’t want to be in a country that’s divided any further than I’m in right now. I love my country, and I think my Democrat and Republican colleagues feel the same,” he told Wallace.
“I think there’s a lot of great things I agree in that piece of