October 3, 2008: Historic bailout bill clears House (Politico)

  • “On Monday I cast a blue collar vote for the American people, shook the foundations of Wall Street, demanding more accountability,” said Rep. Zach Wamp (R-Tenn.) in opening debate. “But today I’m going to cast a red-white-and-blue collar vote, with my hand over my heart for this country because things are really bad and we don’t have any choice.”