Boehner: Deal Not Done

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The House Republican leader says in a statement: “I am encouraged by the bipartisan progress being made… However, House Republicans have not agreed to any plan at this point.”

“With that in mind, I look forward to joining my colleagues, President Bush, Sen. McCain, and Sen. Obama at the White House later today to take the next critical steps on a rescue package.”

Full statement here.

Democrats’ theory: Boehner is slow-walking so McCain can look heroic.

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