September 23rd, 2010
03:11 PM ET

House approves small business bill

The House has approved a $42 billion bill to aid small businesses by a 237-187 vote. The bill goes to President Obama for his signature.

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  1. La Piovra

    Damn, something constructive got over, under, around, or through the Republican barricade.

    September 23, 2010 at 3:20 pm | Report abuse |
  2. mjb

    It is great to have some good news! I am so tired of the Republicans blocking everything constructive. I will really cheer once it has been signed by Obama.

    September 23, 2010 at 3:24 pm | Report abuse |
  3. TeenaMarie

    Excellent – now these business can thrive and keep and hire more employees. Exce llent

    September 23, 2010 at 3:26 pm | Report abuse |
    • MrRight123

      I dont need a loan, I need customers.

      September 24, 2010 at 8:01 am | Report abuse |
  4. JoePhilly

    GIVE ME MONEY NOM NOM NOM

    September 23, 2010 at 3:37 pm | Report abuse |
  5. steve

    what is the content of the bill?

    September 23, 2010 at 3:39 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Billy

    How can i know if i qualify for this small business loan...

    September 23, 2010 at 4:07 pm | Report abuse |
    • termlimits

      Usually a 1/2 a$$ green energy scam will get money from Obama.

      September 23, 2010 at 4:37 pm | Report abuse |
  7. theo

    i,m glad the finally pass the bill,so the small business will help stir up the economy.kudos to Obama n pple who voted for this bill

    September 23, 2010 at 4:23 pm | Report abuse |
    • termlimits

      Me too! What's another 42 billion to add to the trillion we already blew?

      September 23, 2010 at 4:39 pm | Report abuse |
  8. termlimits

    That trillion dollar stimulous wasn't enough? LOL!

    September 23, 2010 at 4:35 pm | Report abuse |
  9. rommel artis

    the party of no got to serious work.surprisingly they didn't revert back to the same good ole boy pollitics,

    September 23, 2010 at 4:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • termlimits

      "the party of no got to serious work"/ What the he ll does that mean? Is "Good ole boy politics" calling your thugs in Chicago to get the job done or drinkin a brewsky while smokin a fat one?

      September 23, 2010 at 4:53 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Dahmer8afew

    i still loathe repubs and anyone who takes corporate or union bribes.

    September 23, 2010 at 5:35 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Drew

    Cool. My brother and I are starting a biz as we speak, hopefully we can get some of those gvmt duckets to speed things up!!

    September 23, 2010 at 5:39 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Gracious Ways,LLC

    Thank to Obama for the first stimulious money Now I should receive my LLC papers in the mail I've been waiting for it seen March Thank GOD let's get this career on the road Have a lot of bill's to catch up

    September 23, 2010 at 5:56 pm | Report abuse |
  13. kimski

    Hooray!! Something for the little guy see America yes it can happen.

    September 23, 2010 at 8:54 pm | Report abuse |
  14. harley

    How do u get some of this money?

    September 23, 2010 at 10:29 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Coach Scott

    Wake up America, this is another step in the right direction! Stay the course President Obama & team, don't let the (R) SS media blitz sway u. Good Job

    September 23, 2010 at 11:40 pm | Report abuse |
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