Manchin Says U.S. Should Continue Increasing Oil and Gas Production to Help Allies

January 19, 2023 - Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat representing West Virginia, said the U.S. must continue its production of oil and natural gas as it pursues cleaner energy solutions in order to be in a better place to help its allies. Mr. Manchin spoke on a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos to address the global energy crisis, including climate change and geopolitical conflict.