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Making hard decisions in D.C.

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Leadership means making hard choices and showing courage, especially when you know the odds are against you.

Senator Joe Manchin had to know his gun bill was facing a steep climb and that some back here would use it against him, yet he pushed forward in an effort to make this country safer.

Spending that kind of political capital is rare.  Politicians pay lip service to the term "taking a stand." Senator Manchin actually takes one.