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Obama signs debt bill after final Senate vote

Published 08/02/2011, The Jamestown Sun

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate emphatically passed emergency legislation Tuesday to avoid a first-ever government default, rushing the legislation to President Barack Obama for his signature just hours before the deadline. The vote was 74-26.

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