WASHINGTON DC (PRESS RELEASE)--Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on voting against the flawed Financial Regulatory Reform Bill "At the outset of the debate over the financial regulatory reform bill,More >>
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate has cleared a sweeping bank regulation bill for final passage by breaking through a Republican blockade.
The Senate voted 60-38 Thursday to end debate on the bill. That paved the way for Congress to send President Barack Obama a crackdown on banks and Wall Street that in some ways is tougher than what he sought.
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