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WASHINGTON, DC - Oct. 01: Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., the Republican candidate for president, walks with Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., to the Senate chamber prior to the Senate passing The Senate easily passed its version of the financial rescue package Wednesday night, sending the measure to the House carrying tax legislation that some lawmakers will have to swallow hard to accept. The tally was 74-25 in favor of the bill (HR 1424), which also includes popular language that would boost the federal insurance on bank deposits. The House is expected to debate the measure -- which has White House support -- no later than Friday. (photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly).

WASHINGTON, DC - Oct. 01: Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., the Republican candidate for president, walks with Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., to the Senate chamber prior to the Senate passing The Senate easily passed its version of the financial rescue package Wednesday night, sending the measure to the House carrying tax legislation that some lawmakers will have to swallow hard to accept. The tally was 74-25 in favor of the bill (HR 1424), which also includes popular language that would boost the federal...
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