Argument: A good solution to the US economic crisis cannot be rushed

Issue Report: $700 billion US economic bailout


Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas. – “Just because God created the world in seven days doesn’t mean we have to pass this bill in seven days.”[1]

Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn. – “I understand speed is important, but I’m far more interested in whether or not we get this right.”[2]

Newt Gingrich – Watching Washington rush to throw taxpayer money at Wall Street has been sobering and a little frightening.[3]