Press Releases

April 02, 2021

Manchin, Cuellar Visit U.S.-Mexico Border

Laredo, TX - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) visited the U.S.-Mexico border. Senator Manchin and Congressman Cuellar participated in a helicopter and boat tour of the U.S.-Mexico border with Customs and Border Protection (CBP), visited the World Trade Bridge, Laredo's port of entry, to meet with officials from CBP and the City of Laredo to discuss cross border international trade, and visited the Holding Institute to meet with migrant families and … Continue Reading


April 01, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce ARC INSPIRE Program Award Recipients in West Virginia

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $2,019,652 through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for the inaugural recipients of their INSPIRE (INvestments Supporting Partnerships In Recovery Ecosystems) initiative. This initiative focuses on creating or expanding a local recovery ecosystem that will lead to workforce entry or re-entry. "The ARC continues to be a great partner for … Continue Reading


April 01, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $1.9 Million in Pandemic Relief from FEMA

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $1,965,457 for the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (WVDHHR) through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This funding will support West Virginia's continued relief efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic. "For over a year, our frontline workers have gone above and beyond … Continue Reading


March 31, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $800K For WVU Research Project, STEM Engagement In West Virginia

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $800,805 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a research project through the West Virginia University Research Corporation. The research will combine research and education by recruiting underrepresented students in STEM fields for research and creating lesson plans for high school biology students in rural schools where students will … Continue Reading


March 31, 2021

Manchin: West Virginia Receiving Another Increase In Weekly COVID-19 Vaccine Allocation

Charleston, WV - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), received an update on the weekly increase in COVID-19 vaccine allocation for West Virginia. West Virginia will receive a total increase of 1,600 Moderna vaccine doses and an increase of 16,800 Johnson & Johnson doses. "As national COVID-19 vaccine production increases, West Virginia continues to see increases in our state's dose allocation. Due to the continued dose increases, West Virginia is now able to offer the COVID-19 vaccine … Continue Reading


March 31, 2021

Manchin Applauds FCC Decision To Launch Second Round Of COVID-19 Telehealth Program

Charleston, WV - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) applauded the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to launch the second round of the COVID-19 Telehealth Program which provides $249.95 million to support telehealth services through healthcare providers during the COVID-19 pandemic. In January, Senator Manchin led a bipartisan letter to the FCC asking the agency to prioritize small, rural healthcare providers that were left out of the first round of funding. "I'm thrilled … Continue Reading


March 29, 2021

Manchin, Burr Lead Resolution Designating March 29th As Vietnam Veterans Day

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Richard Burr (R-NC) led a resolution to designate today, March 29, 2021, as Vietnam Veterans Day to recognize the sacrifice and service of Vietnam Veterans across the nation. The Senate passed the bipartisan resolution by unanimous consent. "West Virginia is one of the most patriotic states in the country and we know all too well the sacrifices that come with protecting our country," said Senator Manchin. "West Virginia has more names on … Continue Reading


March 29, 2021

Manchin Announces West Virginia Health Centers Will Receive More Than $82 Million From American Rescue Plan

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced $82,842,125 in funding from the latest COVID-19 relief package to support 28 health centers across West Virginia. The U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will begin distributing the awards in April. "Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, West Virginia healthcare providers and health centers have gone above and beyond to provide care for their fellow West Virginians. I'm thrilled that the HHS will begin administering … Continue Reading


March 29, 2021

Manchin Launches Web Page, Interactive Map Highlighting American Rescue Plan Funding For West Virginia

New web page can be accessed at www.manchin.senate.gov/arp Washington, DC - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) launched a new web page to highlight the more than $4 billion in funding West Virginia will be receiving through the latest COVID-19 relief package, the American Rescue Plan. The web page also provides guidance to state and local leaders on how this funding may be used to help communities kill COVID-19 and fund infrastructure projects, and a map of estimated recovery funding for each … Continue Reading


March 26, 2021

Manchin, Hassan: New FDA Leadership Must Do More To Address Opioid Epidemic

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) led seven Senators in calling on President Joe Biden to bring in new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) leadership to address the growing opioid epidemic that has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Senators Manchin and Hassan were joined by Senators Angus King (I-ME), Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM), Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Ed Markey (D-MA).The Senators said in part, “Today … Continue Reading


March 26, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce Funding For West Virginia Health Centers

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $3,383,525 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) health center cluster grant program. This funding will provide support and resources for health centers across West Virginia. "Our West Virginia health centers provide quality care for West Virginians, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, and I'm pleased the HHS is investing … Continue Reading


March 26, 2021

Manchin Discusses Veterans Mental Health During Veterans Affairs Committee Hearing

Video of Senator Manchin during the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing can be found here. Washington, DC - This week, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee (SVAC), questioned a panel of Veteran community experts and leaders during the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing on Veteran mental health, and encouraged the VA to quickly implement and promote the 988 crisis hotline. Senator Manchin asked about outreach from Veterans Affairs (VA) … Continue Reading


March 26, 2021

Manchin Votes To Prevent Cuts To Medicare Healthcare Provider Payments During COVID-19

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) voted in support of bipartisan legislation to prevent substantial payment cuts to Medicare payments for healthcare providers from taking effect during the COVID-19 pandemic. Last week, Senator Manchin introduced the Medicare Sequester Relief Act that served as the starting point for the bill that passed today. "West Virginia healthcare providers have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, working tirelessly to offer vital care … Continue Reading


March 25, 2021

Senate Passes Manchin's Bipartisan Paycheck Protection Program Extension Bill

Senate passes Senator Manchin's Paycheck Protection Program Extension Act 92-7 with strong bipartisan support Washington, DC -Today, the Senate passed U.S. Senator Joe Manchin's (D-WV) bipartisan Paycheck Protection Program Extension Act to extend the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) through May 31, 2021. "The Paycheck Protection Program has helped so many West Virginia businesses - especially our small businesses - stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. I'm pleased the Senate voted to … Continue Reading


March 25, 2021

Manchin Pledges Bipartisan Efforts On Voting Rights Legislation

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), released the following statement on his commitment to garnering bipartisan support for voting rights legislation that encompasses voting access expansion, election security and campaign finance reforms.“I am writing now to call your attention to provisions in S. 1, the For the People Act, that could, I believe, garner enough support in the U.S. Senate to become law. The 2020 election, like the 2018 midterms, featured historic … Continue Reading


March 24, 2021

Manchin Votes To Confirm Assistant Secretary Of Health Levine

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), voted to confirm Dr. Rachel Levine as Assistant Secretary of Health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). "This evening I voted to confirm Dr. Rachel Levine as Assistant Secretary of Health. During her tenure as Pennsylvania's Secretary of Health, Dr. Levine worked tirelessly to support rural healthcare and to address the drug epidemic in the state, two issues West Virginians know all too well. Dr. Levine … Continue Reading


March 24, 2021

Manchin Receives Notification On West Virginia COVID-19 Vaccine Increase

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), received an update on the eighth weekly increase in COVID-19 vaccine allocation for West Virginia. West Virginia will receive an increase of 11,700 first and second Pfizer vaccine doses. West Virginia will also receive an increase of 8,800 Johnson & Johnson doses, up from last week's allocation. "As the United States continues to ramp up COVID-19 vaccine production, West Virginia is receiving another increase in dose allocation. … Continue Reading


March 24, 2021

Manchin Applauds Extension Of Special Enrollment Period, Encourages West Virginians To Apply For Coverage

Washington, DC -Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) applauded President Biden's announcement that access to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Special Enrollment Period is extended until August 15th, 2021. "As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, many West Virginians have lost their healthcare coverage through no fault of their own and are facing economic uncertainty. I'm am pleased the Biden Administration extended the ACA Special Enrollment Period by three months to give Americans … Continue Reading


March 24, 2021

Manchin Chairs First Cybersecurity Subcommittee Hearing Of 117th Congress

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services' Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, led the first subcommittee hearing of the 117th Congress. The Subcommittee on Cybersecurity oversees policies and programs related to cyber forces, operations, and capabilities. "America faces threats both seen and unseen at home and abroad, and our military must be prepared to combat any cybersecurity threat against our great nation," said Senator Manchin. "As … Continue Reading


March 24, 2021

Manchin Bill To Help Protect Personal Data Online

Senator Manchin's legislation will stop websites and apps from using personal data to harm others, protect user information from acts and hold companies accountable for misuse Washington, DC - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) led a group of 18 Senators in reintroducing the Data Care Act to protect Americans' personal data online. Senator Manchin's legislation would require websites, apps, and other online providers to take responsible steps to safeguard personal information and stop the … Continue Reading

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