Financial bailout agreement reached, but not a sealed deal
Published 09/25/2008, Associated Press
McCain, Obama, Bush part of historic White House huddle; Friday's debate uncertain
Confident but not yet celebrating, key lawmakers agreed today on a multibillion-dollar bailout plan for Wall Street aimed at staving off a national economic catastrophe. President Bush brought the two men fighting to succeed him to a historic White House huddle on how to sell a deal to lawmakers who were still resisting.