Congress News Pop: Detroit Bailout Draws Little Enthusiasm From President Barack Obama, Federal Government

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Congress News Pop: Detroit Bailout Draws Little Enthusiasm From President Barack Obama, Federal Government

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During the bleakest days of the Great Recession, Congress agreed in bipartisan votes to bail out two of Detroit's biggest businesses, General Motors and Chrysler. Today, however, there seems little appetite from either Democrats or Republicans in Washington for a federal rescue of the birthplace of the automobile industry. Congressional aides in the Senate and House of Representatives said that they were notified by email of a potential security risk involving email and other accounts. Chairman Ben Bernanke said that Congress could do more to help the U.S. economy this year but instead has focused on reducing the federal deficit.

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