"With the help of a three Republicans, the Senate's Democratic majority successfully invoked cloture with a 60-40 vote and can now bring the Wall Street reform bill Mr. Obama wants up for a final debate and vote."
"Over the last year, the financial industry has repeatedly tried to end this reform with hordes of lobbyists and millions of dollar in ads," said Mr. Obama. "Today, I think it's fair to say that these efforts have failed."
Who is the big bad wolf in the big bad banking business? If you watch MSNBC, you probably think it is the banks, Goldman Sachs and Wall Street.
However, if you watch Glenn Beck, you would already know that it is Crime, Inc. Our economy is tanking, and no, it was NOT a computer glitch, and this is exactly what they want to happen.
Here is the structure of Crime Inc., which comes as no surprise to any of us who watch Glenn Beck every day. Click on the Beck Crime Inc graphic:
GE "we bring evil to light" is up there too!
Two Democrats, Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Russ Feingold (D-WI), voted against the bill. Four Republicans, Sens. Scott Brown (R-MA), Olympia Snowe (R-ME), Susan Collins (R-ME), and Chuck Grassley (R-IA), voted in favor of the bill.
Next up: $190 Billion Stimulus Bill