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President Bush is calling on congress to act quickly to pass a 700 billion dollar plan meant to rescue the financial industry. The bailout has been called vital to an economy teetering on collapse - but it's been widely panned by Americans getting ready to vote in November - many see it as a handout to the financial industry that got the country into the mess in the first place.
So, that makes it hard for congress to get behind the plan - as they face these same voters in a re-election year. Meanwhile, the presidential candidates are having a hard time explaining their take on the current crisis - and what can be done to bolster confidence.
Today - Where We Live - as these big news stories collide - we'll welcome in our political analyst bill curry to talk about the economy, the wallstreet rescue plan, and the presidential race - and we'd like you to join the conversation.
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