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Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-WV)

3rd term Democrat from West Virginia.


Residence: Charleston

Marital Status: Married (Gayle)

Prev. Occupation: Business Owner

Prev. Political Exp.: WV House, 1983-85; WV Senate, 1987-97; WV Secy. of State, 2001-05; WV Governor, 2005-10; US Senate, 2010-present

Education: BA West Virginia University, 1970

Birthdate: 08/24/1947

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 61%

Major Opponent: John Raese


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Joe Manchin III.

Website: manchin.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

306 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3954
Fax: (202) 228-0002

Charleston Office: (more district offices)

900 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 629
Charleston, West Virginia 25302
Phone: (304) 342-5855
Fax: (304) 343-7144



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Lance West
  • Scheduler: Bryer Davis
  • Dep. Sch.: Holly Rooper
  • Legis. Dir.: Wes Kungel
  • Comm. Dir.: Sam Runyon
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Vacant
  • Health LA: Audrey Smith
  • Judiciary LA: Kevin Carson
  • Civil Rights LA: Vacant
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Audrey Smith
  • Science/Technology LA: Seth Gainer
  • Women's Issues LA: Vacant
  • Budget LA: Kevin Carson



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Joe Manchin III voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Yea Voted For
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Yea Voted Against
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Nay Voted Against
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Joe Manchin III's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Joe Manchin III a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No N/A
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support No N/A
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No N/A
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No N/A
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No N/A
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No N/A
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No N/A
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No N/A
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No N/A
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support No N/A
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No N/A
(More Bills)
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.