House Passes Bailout

Congress has passed legislation authorizing $700 billion in government money to shore up the nation’s stressed financial industry. The 263-171 vote by the House sends the Senate-passed version to the White House for President Bush’s signature.

UPDATED: Tennessee Roll Call: Blackburn, David Davis, Lincoln Davis, Duncan voting no. Cooper, Cohen, Gordon, Tanner and Wamp voting yes.

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