Obama's Stimulus Bill Passes the House With No GOP Support

The House has approved President Barack Obama's economic stimulus plan, but the victory came without any of the Republican support that Obama hoped for. The $819 billion stimulus bill passed the House 244 to 188, but not a single Republican voted for it. Eleven Democrats broke with their party and voted against the stimulus. "I am grateful to the House of Representatives for moving the American Recovery and Reinvestment plan forward today," Obama said in a written statement released after the...Full Story
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