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Senate Approves War Spending, Iraq Withdrawal

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Senate Approves War Spending, Iraq Withdrawal

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Senate Approves War Spending, Iraq Withdrawal

Senate Approves War Spending, Iraq Withdrawal

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The Senate votes 51-47 to approve a bill authorizing $122 billion in spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The bill also sets a deadline for pulling U.S. troops out of Iraq. President Bush has threatened a veto.

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