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Dem Sen. Joe Manchin: "No Excuse" For Democrats Not Producing A Budget

Sen. Joe Manchin, Democrat of West Virginia, says he would have been impeached if he did not pass a budget when he was Governor. Below is the transcript of Manchin answering a question about the budget on today's edition of "Morning Joe" on MSNBC.

Joe Scarborough, host: "As a Democrat, as a mover of the Democratic caucus can you tell me, tell us, tell America why the Democrats in the United States Senate who run the Senate have not produced a budget for this country in three years?

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV): "I don't have an excuse. There's no excuse. I would have been impeached as Governor. I would have been impeached. I've had to put a budget together and I had to look at it."

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