Quote from CNN article September 28, 2008: 9:22 PM ET:

“NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — The federal government would provide as much as $700 billion in a far-reaching plan to rescue the nation’s troubled financial system, according to a bill released by leading lawmakers on Sunday.”

Republican leaders are supporting the compromise made with the Democrat-controlled House and Senate. See Foxnews Article

Update: Bush hails ‘extraordinary agreement’

Update: Democrat-controlled House fails to pass bill - blames Republicans.