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Uranium money still in Senate package

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The immigration/foreign aid deal may have fallen through, but the uranium money is still alive — for now.

State of play: The stripped-down $95 billion foreign aid package the Senate is now considering includes the $2.7 billion lawmakers have been seeking for domestic enriched uranium.

  • Sans time agreement, the Senate may have to wait until after the weekend for final passage.
  • That's not to mention the House, where it still faces an uncertain fate.
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