Energy Debate Stumps Senators The GOP-sponsored energy bill is in limbo in the Senate after its supporters fail to muster the votes needed to cut off debate on the legislation. Its prospects for a floor vote are uncertain. Sen. John E. Sununu and five other Republicans voted with Democrats to block a vote on the bill. NPR's David Welna reports, and NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Sen. Sununu.
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The GOP-sponsored energy bill is in limbo in the Senate after its supporters fail to muster the votes needed to cut off debate on the legislation. Its prospects for a floor vote are uncertain. Sen. John E. Sununu and five other Republicans voted with Democrats to block a vote on the bill. NPR's David Welna reports, and NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Sen. Sununu.