Congress Passes Bailout — Goes Home for Elections
The House reversed course today and voted to adopt the expanded Treasury bailout package by a vote of 263-171.
As S-Corp readers know, the Senate took the original Treasury plan, added the tax extender package, some hurricane relief, and a temporary boost in FDIC insurance levels, and passed the broader legislation 74-25 on Wednesday.
Fifty-seven members of the House switched from No to Yea today. The package is now law. The President signed it as soon as the bill traveled sixteen blocks up Pennsylvania Avenue.
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