Jeremy Richardson, Charleston Gazette Mail October 5 2021
Once in a generation, Congress has a chance to make transformational change.
We have reached that moment — and visionary thinking is what will launch West Virginia into the 21st-century economy. Fortunately, our state has the upper hand — a certain senator with an outsized say in what can get through Congress.
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., holds the keys as one of two deciding votes in the level of ambition we can achieve in this moment.