12/12/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Lame Duck Session Called For By Pelosi

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on Tuesday for a lame-duck session of Congress next week, and a life-preserver of some sort for America's imperiled automobile industry is likely to be high on the agenda.

Ms. Pelosi said she was confident that the lawmakers could come up with emergency legislation next week, "and I hope the Bush Administration would support it."

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