WASHINGTON — House Republican leaders emerged from a caucus meeting Friday pledging to work with Democrats to stabilize the economy, but insisted any plan would have to better inoculate the taxpayer.

House Minority Leader John Boehner said existing protections proposed by the Bush administration and Democrats do not go far enough.

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