Sen. Joe Manchin announces opposition to White House budget pick, possibly dooming her nomination

2/20/21
 
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from The Washington Post,
2/19/21:

Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) on Friday announced his opposition to President Biden’s choice to lead the White House budget office, imperiling her nomination in a narrowly divided U.S. Senate.

Neera Tanden, tapped to be director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, has emerged as a lightning rod for criticism over her prior attacks against Republican lawmakers and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.).

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