The latest news on Byrd, Robert
Manchin will run to fill the late Robert C. Byrd's unexpired term in the November special election.
Obama accused Republicans of holding the public hostage to Washington politics.
More than 2 million laid-off workers could get their unemployment benefits restored next week.
Manchin hopes to appoint someone temporarily and plans to announce if he'll run for it in November.
The Republican Senator helped move sweeping financial legislation closer to passage.
Manchin said he'll make a decision next week on whether to run for the late Robert Byrd's Senate seat.
Gov. Joe Manchin can put a special election for the late Byrd's Senate seat on the November ballot.
The presidents honored the late Byrd at a memorial service in the late senator's home state Friday.
Fall election looks bad so he needs to get his side ready to fight.
They came by the thousands to pay their respects to U.S. Sen. Robert C. Byrd.