Manchin's pledge, delivered on Fox News Sunday, caught the White House nearly totally off guard, especially on the heels of Biden's phone calls with the senator on the topic, a White House staffer told the Washington Examiner.
— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) December 22, 2021
STATEMENT: "We are disappointed to hear that @Sen_JoeManchin has reversed his pledge to President Biden to vote in support of the Build Back Better Act.
We are doing our job –it’s the people who continue to deliver when our leaders stall." 1/6 🧵
— Domestic Workers (@domesticworkers) December 20, 2021