Senate Passes Stimulus Bill

While Geithner and Bernanke have us distracted, the Senate approved the $838 billion stimulus bill. Three Republicans lended their support to the bill. The final vote count came in at  61-37.

Now they meet in a conference committee to finalise the details of the bill before it gets passed to Obama.

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