Sen. Joe Manchin reportedly wants a number of changes to President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better act before he’ll vote for it:

According to reports, the West Virginia Dem wants to “pare down provisions in the House-passed BBB package, including its paid family leave program, a methane fee on emissions, a plan to tax billionaires and an expansion of Medicare to cover hearing aids”:

He also told journo he doesn’t believe the act will reduce inflation, which is the spin from the White House:

And he’s in no rush to pass it before Christmas:

He’s right:

And good luck with this, Dems:

Yes, yes, keep it up. A white board presentation will surely change Manchin’s mind: