October 3, 2008
Over the past week, Senator Cochran has been working hard with his colleagues to find a solution to the nation’s financial crisis. As most of you know, the Senate voted Wednesday on the Stabilization Bill in which both Senator Cochran and Senator Wicker voted ‘no’ on the plan. However, the package passed in the Senate with a 74-25 vote. Senator Cochran’s position stemmed from the idea that Congress should take the necessary time to craft a deliberate solution instead of rushing into a plan that might not get to the core of the problem.