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Senate rejects Bush policy of boosting oil reserve

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to stop adding oil to the Strategic Petroleum Reserve until crude prices fall below $75 a barrel, repudiating the Bush administration's policy of boosting the stockpile at a time of record fuel costs.

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to stop adding oil to the Strategic Petroleum Reserve until crude prices fall below $75 a barrel, repudiating the Bush administration’s policy of boosting the stockpile at a time of record fuel costs.