Press Releases

January 14, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce WVDEP Air Pollution Grant

Washington, DC — U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Ranking Member of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, today announced West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) will receive $500,000 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The funding will be used specifically to support the state’s air pollution control programs. “Every West Virginian deserves fresh air … Continue Reading


January 14, 2022

Year In Review: Manchin Secures More Than $6 Billion In Funding For West Virginia In 2021

Washington, DC - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, secured $6,032,784,310 in funding for top West Virginia priorities in 2021. Every year, Senator Manchin fights to secure annual funding in the Senate Appropriations Committee to support West Virginians. In addition to that annual funding, West Virginia has received and will continue to receive critical relief from multiple funding packages that Senator Manchin voted for, including the … Continue Reading


January 14, 2022

Manchin Congratulates Huntington Fire Chief Jan Rader On Her Retirement

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) congratulated Huntington Fire Chief Jan Rader on her retirement and future endeavors. “I have never met someone who exudes the values of public service more than Jan Rader. Our state, country and world would be a better place with more people like her. It’s impossible to quantify everything Chief Rader has given to Huntington and our entire state. As the first woman in West Virginia to lead a professional fire department … Continue Reading


January 14, 2022

Manchin: Only One Day Left For West Virginians To Enroll In Healthcare Coverage Through The Affordable Care Act

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) urged West Virginians without health insurance to apply for coverage during the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment Period. Tomorrow is the last day to enroll in or change plans for coverage in 2022.“Tomorrow is the last day West Virginians can sign up for healthcare coverage or make changes to existing plans during the Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period for 2022. The ACA continues to serve as a lifeline for … Continue Reading


January 13, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $3.5 Million to Support Affordable Housing For West Virginia Seniors

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $3,573,965 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the Eastern West Virginia Community Action Agency to support affordable housing for West Virginia seniors. This funding will support 20 affordable rental units for high-need elderly households.“Ensuring quality, affordable housing for all West Virginians continues to … Continue Reading


January 13, 2022

Manchin Again Reiterates His Commitment to Protecting Filibuster

Manchin: “I will not vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster”Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) reiterated his long-held commitment to protecting the filibuster and the input of the Senate minority.“In May 2010, just a month before he died, Senator Robert C. Byrd was asked by then-Chairman Chuck Schumer to testify about the filibuster before the Senate Rules Committee because of his ‘unsurpassed knowledge’ on the subject. Senator Byrd began by quoting James Madison. … Continue Reading


January 13, 2022

Manchin Calls on Administration to Reallocate COVID-19 Treatments to Vulnerable Populations

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) called on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to reallocate COVID-19 treatments, such as monoclonal antibody treatments, to vulnerable populations.Senator Manchin said in part, “West Virginia is working overtime to contain the current Delta outbreak and anticipated Omicron surge, but we need the help and support of our federal partners. The continued shortages and recent changes made to the Department of Health and … Continue Reading


January 13, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce Funding for Arts Project in West Virginia

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $55,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support three projects in Elkins, Princeton, and Shepherdstown.“West Virginia is home to many talented artists and musicians that proudly continue the rich, vibrant traditions of our state through their work. I am pleased the National Endowment for the Arts is supporting three vital arts … Continue Reading


January 12, 2022

Manchin, Capito and McKinley Applaud New Jobs In West Virginia

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Representative David McKinley (R-WV) announced Mason County, West Virginia will be home to Nucor’s new multi-billion dollar steel mill facility. The facility will create thousands of new direct and indirect jobs and will be responsible for significant additional opportunities and investments in the region. Nucor will also make significant philanthropic investments in community organizations in … Continue Reading


January 12, 2022

Manchin Announces $561K From American Rescue Plan To Expand Broadband Access Through West Virginia Schools, Libraries

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced $561,367 from the American Rescue Plan for three West Virginia schools, school districts, libraries and other education organizations in the latest round of funding from the Emergency Connectivity Fund. This funding is distributed through the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to help schools and libraries purchase laptops and tablets, Wi-Fi hotspots, modems, routers and broadband connections for students, staff and library … Continue Reading


January 11, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $1.5M For Next Gen Plastics Tech Research at West Virginia University

Project will advance technologies for plastic recycling, reduce plastic waste, and cut the carbon footprint of plastic production Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) announced $1,500,000 from the Department of Energy for an innovative plastics research project through the West Virginia University Research Corporation. This project advances next generation plastics technologies … Continue Reading


January 10, 2022

Manchin: West Virginians Have Five Days Left to Apply for Health Insurance During Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period

West Virginians interested in applying can learn more atacanavigator.com/wv/home or call at 1-844-WV-CARESWashington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) encouraged West Virginians without health insurance to apply for coverage during the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment Period, which ends this week. January 15th is the last day to enroll in or changes plans for coverage in 2022.“West Virginians have five days left to signup for healthcare coverage during the Affordable Care … Continue Reading


January 07, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $8.3 Million for West Virginia Health Centers

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $8,351,631 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for five health centers across West Virginia.“West Virginia health centers provide quality care for their fellow West Virginians, especially as the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic places further strains on providers. In order to provide this care, health centers need adequate … Continue Reading


January 07, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce EDA Grants

Washington, DC — U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced grants from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to help identify economic development opportunities in West Virginia. “Supporting local businesses and investing in our regional economies are essential to helping West Virginia grow and thrive, especially as our state continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The EDA continues … Continue Reading


January 06, 2022

Manchin Announces More Than $1 Million From American Rescue Plan To Support COVID-19 Response Across West Virginia

Charleston, WV - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $1,015,320 from the American Rescue Plan to West Virginia University (WVU). This funding is allocated through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and will be used to prevent future COVID-19 outbreaks and support COVID-19 testing efforts in West Virginia, especially in rural populations. “As we battle the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and address a … Continue Reading


January 05, 2022

Manchin Statement on Anniversary of Capitol Insurrection

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) released the following statement on the one year anniversary of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.“There are days in our nation’s history that we will never forget. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, President Roosevelt declared December 7, 1941 ‘a day that will live in infamy.’ On January 6,, 2021, history was made in the most horrific way and it will also be a day that will live in infamy.“Like many people, I remember that day … Continue Reading


January 05, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $855K to Support Medical Education Program in Beckley

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $855,959 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to Community Health Systems in Beckley. This funding will be used for the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program, which supports primary care, medical and dental residency programs. “Expanding our healthcare workforce is critical to ensuring every … Continue Reading


January 05, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce WVDEP Grant

Washington, DC — U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) will receive $385,000 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The funding will be used specifically to support the state’s water pollution control program, which aims to maintain, protect, and improve the water quality of its rivers, lakes, streams, groundwater, and other … Continue Reading


January 04, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $1 Million for Flood Mitigation at Beech Bottom

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $1,086,166 for phase two of the Village of Beech Bottom Flood Control Project through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This funding will be used to construct upgrades to the current storm sewer system to mitigate future flooding events. Senators Manchin and Capito announced phase one … Continue Reading


January 04, 2022

Manchin, Capito Announce $889K for Science Research in West Virginia

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $889,849 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for two projects at West Virginia University and one project at Fairmont State University. “The National Science Foundation is an important partner for the Mountain State, investing in groundbreaking research while also providing West Virginia students with unique research opportunities. I am … Continue Reading

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