Press Releases

June 01, 2021

Manchin Speaks At West Virginia Health Right West Side Clinic Grand Opening

Charleston, WV - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) spoke at the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the West Virginia Health Right West Side Clinic in Charleston. West Virginia Health Right provides comprehensive, quality healthcare to uninsured or underinsured West Virginians. “Health Right is truly the safety net healthcare provider for any West Virginian in need. Like many other clinics across the Mountain State, Health Right is on the frontlines of providing … Continue Reading


June 01, 2021

ICYMI: Manchin, Graham, Hickenlooper Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Help Manufacturers Upgrade Facilities

Legislation Would Help Improve Efficiency And Reduce Carbon Footprint Of Small And Medium-Sized ManufacturersWashington, DC - Last week, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and John Hickenlooper (D-CO) introduced bipartisan legislation to help eligible small and medium-sized manufacturers upgrade their facilities to improve energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.“Investing in energy efficiency is … Continue Reading


May 28, 2021

Manchin Statement On Memorial Day

Washington, DC - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today released the following statement in honor of Memorial Day.“On Memorial Day, Americans pay tribute to the brave men and women who served our nation and paid the ultimate sacrifice to protect the freedoms we hold dear. Their sacrifices prove that America is a nation worth fighting for, and they serve as an inspiration to us all. As one of the states with the highest Veterans per capita, West Virginians know what it takes to protect … Continue Reading


May 28, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $2.5 Million for Research Initiatives at West Virginia University

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $2,510,924 in funding through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for research projects at West Virginia University (WVU). These projects include initiatives within aging research, vision research, neurodevelopmental education, and understanding of neonatal sepsis. “West Virginia University continues to lead the nation in … Continue Reading


May 28, 2021

Manchin Statement On Failed Vote To Create Bipartisan January 6th Commission

Video of Senator Manchin’s statement can be found here Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) issued the following statement on the failed vote to create a bipartisan commission to investigate the events of January 6th. “Before January 6, 2021, an attack on Congress and Democracy at our Capitol at the hands of our own citizens was unimaginable. In the 240 plus years of our great nation’s history, we have never seen an attack of this nature. Not even during our … Continue Reading


May 28, 2021

Manchin, Capito Introduce Resolution Honoring Marshall Men’s Soccer Championship Team

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) this week introduced a resolution honoring the Marshall University Thundering Herd men's soccer team for winning the 2021 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I men's soccer national championship. “I am thrilled to congratulate Marshall University men’s soccer team for winning the NCAA College Cup National Championship,” Senator Manchin said. “Woven into the fabric of our Thundering … Continue Reading


May 27, 2021

Manchin: American Rescue Plan Supports West Virginia Businesses During COVID-19

Video of Senator Manchin’s statement on the American Rescue Plan impact on West Virginia businesses can be found here Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) provided an update on business assistance included in the American Rescue Plan, which extended programs like the Paycheck Protection Program, Economic Injury Disaster Loans, Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program and Restaurant Revitalization Fund to support West Virginia businesses. “The COVID-19 pandemic has … Continue Reading


May 27, 2021

Manchin Introduces West Virginia Air National Guardsman During Nomination Hearing For Department Of Defense Role

Video of Senator Manchin introducing Mr. Maier during the Senate Armed Services Committee nomination hearing can be found here Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), introduced Mr. Christopher P. Maier, nominee for Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict during the SASC nomination hearing. The Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict is … Continue Reading


May 26, 2021

Manchin Questions Dr. Fauci And NIH Director On West Virginia Related Health Issues

Video of Senator Manchin’s questions during Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education hearing can be found here  Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, questioned Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and Chief Medical Advisor to the President of the United States, and Dr. Francis Collins, Director of National Institute of … Continue Reading


May 26, 2021

Manchin Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill To Support Chesapeake Bay Restoration Efforts

Senator Manchin’s legislation would help protect the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, improve ecosystem management and increase environmental stewardship opportunities Washington, DC - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) introduced the Chesapeake Bay Science, Education and Ecosystem Enhancement (SEEE) Act, which aims to restore the health of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, strengthen fisheries management and expand environmental education programs for residents across the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. … Continue Reading


May 25, 2021

Manchin, Sinema Statement On January 6th Commission

Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) issued the following statement on the need for a bipartisan commission to investigate the events of January 6th. “The events of January 6th were horrific. We could never have imagined an attack on Congress and our Capitol at the hands of our own citizens. In the hours and days following the attack, Republican and Democratic members of Congress condemned the violence and vowed to hold those … Continue Reading


May 25, 2021

Manchin, State Auditor McCuskey Hold Ninth American Rescue Plan Information Session

West Virginia will receive at least $4 billion from the American Rescue Plan Washington, DC - Yesterday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and West Virginia Auditor John B. “JB” McCuskey held the ninth information session on the American Rescue Plan benefits for West Virginia. “The American Rescue Plan continues to be vital to defeating the COVID-19 pandemic and helping our fellow West Virginians recover from the pandemic. Our local governments alone will receive $678.8 million in … Continue Reading


May 25, 2021

Manchin, Cramer Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill To Increase Access To Dental, Vision Care And Support Patients, Doctors

Legislation would give patients and doctors more control of healthcare decisions and increase access to dental and vision care for patients Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Kevin Cramer (R-ND) reintroduced the Dental and Optometric Care (DOC) Access Act to give patients and doctors more control of their healthcare decisions and increase access to dental and vision care. This legislation would allow dentists, optometrists, and ophthalmologists to use the … Continue Reading


May 24, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $5.3 Million For AmeriCorps Projects 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 $5,318,111 from AmeriCorps to support four West Virginia organizations and 480 AmeriCorps members. “West Virginians have a long history of lending a hand to their neighbors and supporting their communities in the Mountain State. AmeriCorps projects have made an incredible impact on our “Wild and Wonderful” state. These projects will support … Continue Reading


May 24, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $200K For Recovery Point Of Huntington For Substance Use Prevention, Treatment

Washington, DC - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $200,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for Recovery Point of Huntington, an organization that provides several recovery programs for individuals with substance use disorder at no cost to the individual. Specifically, the funding will support overcoming recidivism for those with substance use disorders. “Every West … Continue Reading


May 21, 2021

Manchin Reintroduces Nine Bills To Address Growing Drug Epidemic

Charleston, WV - In recent weeks, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) has reintroduced nine bills to address the growing drug epidemic facing West Virginia and the United States. In 2020, over 90,000 Americans died from drug related overdoses, which is the highest year of overdose deaths ever recorded, with over half of those likely involving an opioid or synthetic opioid. “The last year was the deadliest year on record for overdose related deaths. It is blatantly clear that we must do more … Continue Reading


May 21, 2021

West Virginia Delegation Applauds Approval of Disaster Declaration For Heavy Rain Storms

Charleston, WV - Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), and Representatives David McKinley (WV-1), Alex Mooney (WV-2) and Carol Miller (WV-3) applauded President Biden’s approval of the federal disaster declaration for the heavy rain storms that caused widespread damage including flooding, landslides and mudslides in Boone, Cabell, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mingo, and Wayne Counties beginning February 27, 2021 through March 4, 2021. The delegation sent a … Continue Reading


May 21, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce $200K To Protect Migratory Birds 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 $200,000 from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to the Nature Conservancy in West Virginia. This funding is through the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA) to protect neotropical migratory birds on the Allegheny front. This project will purchase protected land for conservation in a key migration path … Continue Reading


May 21, 2021

Manchin, Capito Announce More Than $2 Million for Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases 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 $2,027,042 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). This funding is made available through CDC’s Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases (ELC) … Continue Reading


May 21, 2021

Manchin Announces North Central Regional Aerotech Business Park Can Begin Construction

Charleston, WV - Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released the final Environmental Assessment for the North Central Regional Airport and found that there will be no significant impact from the new aerotech business park project. This approval allows the construction of the business park to begin, which is estimated to create more than 1,000 jobs and double the annual economic impact of the airport to over $2 billion. “The … Continue Reading

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