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Senate Rejects $3 Billion Indian Trust Settlement

HELENA, Mont. - (AP) The U.S. Senate has rejected a $3.4 billion government settlement with American Indians that had been added to a much larger war-funding bill. The Senate passed the almost $60 billion bill funding President Obama's troop surge in Afghanistan late Wednesday but not before stripping out. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.