Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill immediately blamed each other for the failure of a $700 billion bailout package in the House on Monday.
House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, said there would be no revote Monday on the bill aimed at buying up bad mortgages and stabilizing the faltering economy because House members had left the Capitol.
It was unclear in what form the congressional leadership would bring the bill back to the House floor. Read full article »
CNN's Jessica Yellin, Deirdre Walsh and Scott J. Anderson contributed to this report.