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Tim Grieve

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Congressional Bureau Chief for Politico.com

Tim Grieve on KCRW

Although both parties were still divided today as the vote began, Republican defections sent the  financial bailout bill  down to defeat in the House.

House Defeats Massive Rescue Plan

Although both parties were still divided today as the vote began, Republican defections sent the financial bailout bill down to defeat in the House.

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As a protester chanted, "Bring them Home," General David Petraeus refused to set any timetable for withdrawing troops from Iraq.

Petraeus and Crocker: Back on Capitol Hill

As a protester chanted, "Bring them Home," General David Petraeus refused to set any timetable for withdrawing troops from Iraq.

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