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Senate Panel OKs Bill to Cut Greenhouse Gases

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Senate Panel OKs Bill to Cut Greenhouse Gases

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Senate Panel OKs Bill to Cut Greenhouse Gases

Senate Panel OKs Bill to Cut Greenhouse Gases

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A Senate panel approved a bill Thursday that aims to cut greenhouse gas emissions by more than half by 2050.

Supporters say it would make the United States a leader in addressing global warming, but critics say the measure falls short of what's needed.