Daily Archives: October 1, 2008

Breaking News: Senate Passes Bailout Plan

For link and info on the 451 page bill click Adding Sweeteners, Senate Passes Bailout Plan By CARL HULSE 16 minutes ago The Senate strongly endorsed the $700 billion economic bailout plan, leaving backers hopeful that the easy approval, coupled … Continue reading

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The NEW Senate Bailout bill….451 pages with earmarks and tax “extenders”

The 3 page bill originally introduced became 110 pages in the House and now in the Senate has become a staggering 451 page bill. (pdf file) According to Hot Air here are some of the goodies the Senate added: New … Continue reading

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Ifill, author of pro-Obama book to moderate Vice Presidentail debate

On Thursday, October 2, PBS anchor Gwen Ifill will serve as moderator for the first and only vice presidential debate. Ifil is certainly qualified enough.  She is moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and senior correspondent of The NewsHour … Continue reading

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