The Washington Times - September 30, 2008, 07:29PM

The Jewish high holidays have come at an auspicious time for lawmakers wrestling with the Wall Street bailout, according to one well-known financial advisor and talk radio host.

“They are fortunate that it is Rosh Shoshana. This gives Congress an excuse to delay a very big task,” said Ric Edelman.


“I hope they take these extra days to work quietly behind the scenes and do on Thursday what they should have done on Monday.  If they fail to do that, then fasten your seat belt,” he observed.

Jennifer Harper, National Desk reporter