Questions Linger On Details Of Bailout Law

Law360 (October 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- President Bush signed the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 into law soon after the bill was passed by the House of Representatives on Friday afternoon, after changes, including billions of dollars in renewable energy incentives, were added to sweeten the deal for Congress.

The differences between the version of the $700 billion bill the House rejected on Monday and the version that was passed on Friday include an increase in the cap on Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. coverage from $100,000 to $250,000, a tax package...
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