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Resounding yes to bailout

As markets quake, House passes and Bush signs $700b rescue plan

By Michael Kranish and Jenny Paul
Globe Correspondent / October 4, 2008

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WASHINGTON - The House of Representatives, heeding warnings about an imminent "economic catastrophe," yesterday decisively passed a revised, massive $700 billion financial rescue package, allowing the Bush administration to implement a plan to address the greatest Wall Street crisis since the Great Depression. (Full article: 1119 words)

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