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McCain urged to take stand on bail-out


Democrat leaders in the US Senate have vowed Congress will act quickly to resolve the financial crisis.

However, Senate leader Harry Reid said the situation had not been helped by presidential politics and called on John McCain to state his position on the proposed rescue package.

And Senator Chris Dodd insisted that the American people should be given the opportunity to benefit from the plan.


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