What’s next for Joe Manchin? He has some options

Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-WV) political and professional future is up in the air after he announced he won’t be on the ballot in November for his coveted Senate seat or as an independent presidential candidate

The West Virginia senator said when announcing his plans not to seek reelection last November that he planned to travel the country in the hope of being a unifier, sparking discussions of a possible challenge to President Joe Biden. His subsequent visits to early-voting states and refusal to rule out a presidential bid only furthered speculation that he intended to run as an independent. 

Manchin had initially said he planned to wait until Super Tuesday, which takes place in early March, before making a decision on a White House bid. However, last Friday, three weeks ahead of the marathon
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