Vice President Joe Biden, left, playfully hides behind President Barack Obama, center, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, as Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner looks on at right. Obama made a statement on the Senate cloture vote to allow a final vote on a bill setting aside a 30 billion dollar fund to help small U.S. businesses tide over a credit crunch, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Photo by: Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Vice President Joe Biden, left, playfully hides behind President Barack Obama, center, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, as Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner looks on at right. Obama made a statement on the Senate cloture vote to allow a final vote on a bill setting aside a 30 billion dollar fund to help small U.S. businesses tide over a credit crunch, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)