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Offline cavegal

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Sweeping Wall Street reform bill advances
« on: May 20, 2010, 03:18:49 PM »
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to end debate on the biggest overhaul of financial regulation since the 1930s, allowing a final vote on the bill later on Thursday or on Friday.

The legislation is one of President Barack Obama's top domestic priorities. If passed, it would mean far-reaching changes for the banking industry affecting profits, banks' ability to grow and to take on risk.

The vote to close off debate was 60-40, and the Senate could vote on the bill's passage as soon as Thursday, two Democratic Senate aides sa
This is awful! :censored:

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Offline thundley4

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Re: Sweeping Wall Street reform bill advances
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2010, 04:01:01 PM »
I have to wonder what the unintended consequences of this bill will be.  So far, everything this president and congress has done has hurt the consumers and businesses.