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Opponents Block Energy Bill in Senate

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Opponents Block Energy Bill in Senate

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Opponents Block Energy Bill in Senate

Opponents Block Energy Bill in Senate

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Opponents of a sweeping new energy bill block the Senate from taking a final vote on the legislation and sending it to President Bush. Supporters of the bill fail by three votes to cut off debate on the legislation. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) vows not to abandon the measure. Hear NPR's David Welna.

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