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Democrats lash oil drilling-military link in bill

Senate fight vowed on Alaska measure

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / December 20, 2005

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WASHINGTON -- Angry over Republicans' attempts to allow oil drilling in the Alaska wilderness by linking the proposal to a major defense spending bill, Senate Democrats said yesterday that they are ready to stage another filibuster to block another major White House priority this week. (Full article: 920 words)

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