DOW FUTURES PLUNGE AFTER FAILED VOTE

UPDATE (8:52PM ET):

Futures are off of there lows.  But they’re still low.

Dow futures are down 182 points, and S&P futures are down 19 points.

Markets crumbled after House Speaker John Boehner unexpectedly delayed his “Plan B” vote after he wasn’t able to get voter support.

Here’s a look at Dow futures via FinViz:

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Photo: FinViz

UPDATE (8:22 PM ET):

The sell-off is accelerating. Dow futures are now down 250. S&P futures are down 25 points.

For a full rundown of what happened, see here >

UPDATE (8:07 PM ET):

Boehner has pulled the Plan B vote after being unable to get enough votes.

Futures are tumbling further.

Earlier:

Quick market heads up.

As the fate of Boehner’s “Plan B” vote remains up in the air, US futures are fading modestly.

Follow all the Fiscal Cliff vote action here >

From FinViz:

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Photo: FinViz

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