"What I am disappointed in now is he's not fulfilled my expectations about being an independent attorney general," Senator Doug Jones said.
"Not yet," the West Virginia Democrat told Newsweek when asked whether he regretted supporting Trump's attorney general nominee. "I'm going to give the man the chance to release that [Mueller] report, let us see everything."
"We're going to crush him like a grape," Mitch McConnell is said to have told Donald Trump of Joe Manchin in 2017, reportedly leaving the president speechless for a moment.
Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia said Trump should bring back a vote on the 2013 immigration bill so he can "get what he needs" in funding for his border wall.
The request for the $3 million helicopter was marked as a red flag by the director of West Virginia's criminal justice programs.
West Virginia officials rejected Don Blankenship's attempt to appear on the U.S. Senate ballot in November.
Blankenship's surging popularity in the weeks leading up to the election threw the GOP into a panic.
Senator-elect Doug Jones and Senator Joe Manchin both say Americans should "move on" from the sexual misconduct allegations against the president.
All but one Senate Republican on Thursday blocked a gun control measure to prevent suspected terrorists from buying weapons.