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Conservatives Claim Momentum on Iraq Bill

Fiscal conservatives are claiming at least some momentum as a massive bill for the Iraq war and further hurricane relief for the Gulf Coast heads toward a final Senate vote next week. Not only has President Bush vowed to veto any bill exceeding his requests, but conservatives finally won a vote pitting them against the powerful Appropriations Committee. They won a small but symbolically important victory Thursday in the Senate, killing funding for a seafood promotion program that had been tucked inside the measure. Full Story

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