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Senators call for a vote on stem cells

Backers say they may sidestep Frist

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / May 26, 2005

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WASHINGTON -- Emboldened by a victory in the House, a bipartisan group of senators urged Senate majority leader Bill Frist to allow a vote on a bill to expand federal funding of embryonic stem cell research and threatened to go around him if necessary to guarantee that the matter is considered. (Full article: 1204 words)

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