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Originally posted by kettlebellysmith
They are now voiting to susupend the rules and pass the bill. THat means a voice vote, yea or nay, no roll call, and hence no pain for the sobs when they go home to run again.
WASHINGTON - The House on Monday defeated a $700 billion emergency rescue package, ignoring urgent pleas from President Bush and bipartisan congressional leaders to quickly bail out the staggering financial industry.
Stocks plummeted on Wall Street even before the 228-205 vote to reject the bill was announced on the House floor.
Originally posted by negativenihil
So uhm... now what?
I'm trying to figure out exactly how terrified i should be right now.