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Democrat from West Virginia

Joe Manchin is a U.S. senator from West Virginia. The former governor of West Virginia won a special election in November 2010 to complete the balance of the late Sen. Robert Byrd’s term.

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Truth: Rare in Election 2010, but not entirely absent

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