Languages
Page last updated at 18:26 GMT, Friday, 3 October 2008 19:26 UK

Bush hails 'decisive action'

Advertisement
US President George W Bush thanked Congress after the House of Representatives approved a revised version of a $700bn (380bn) financial rescue plan.

The House vote was the second in a week, following its shock rejection of an earlier version on Monday. The Senate had already approved the plan, allowing the president to sign the bill into law shortly after making this statement.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC iD

Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific