"I think I would be quite optimistic with that because the scenario was quite depressing and I think that the bailout is a ray of hope."
6. SOUNDBITE: (English) Lauren Hills, banking employee:
"I feel it is optimistic because I think it is going to help out a lot of families and a lot of people, especially in America, they are the ones who have dealt with all of this so hopefully it's going to help everyone in the long run."
7. Mid of newspaper stand
8. Pan of newspapers
9. Various of financial analyst Jeremy Batstone-Carr
10. SOUNDBITE: (English) Jeremy Batstone-Carr, Financial Analyst, Charles Stanley stockbrokers:
"It's been a very quiet response actually. I think that many of the markets thought that the Senate would approve the package. Perhaps the extent of the approval in terms of the vote in favour was a slight surprise, and yet of course the Senate is much less exposed to the US political cycle - only one third of Senators are up for election this time round. So it was a debate based on the economics of the package rather than the politics of the package that carried the day."