/ September 29, 2008

Live Coverage! House Vote on Bailout

Live Blog:

2:27 – The vote for the $700 billion bailout failed in the House. The Dow Jones immediately dropped as much as 700 points. Only 60% of Democrats and 33% of Republicans backed the bill. (CNN Video Stream)

2:44 – All the major indexes are posting large declines.  Check out Google Finance for current numbers.
2:46 – Oil is down nearly 10 dollars on fears of a global economic slowdown.
2:54 – Gold is up $22.30 to $910.80 an ounce.

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