Monday, September 29, 2008

Chronicles Of Depression 2.0: #276: Stall

It did a 300-point U-turn as I sat and watched.

Right now, the House of Representatives has failed to pass the bailout bill.

But, in a weird tangle of rules it seems only our elected officials can get away with, the timer going to zero means squat. The vote count is finished only when the Speaker bangs the gavel.

That gavel has not yet banged.

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