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Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Manchin:  Obama has ‘failed to lead’

By Jennifer Epstein and Scott Wong (POLITICO) 

West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin ripped President Barack Obama on his budget proposals in a Senate floor speech Tuesday, a rare rebuke from a freshman Democrat who clearly is worried about the politics of deficit spending as he faces a tough reelection in 2012.  Read the full story here.