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Senate OKs $631.4 billion for defense

Posted: December 5, 2012 at 2:48 a.m.

The Senate passed unanimously a measure authorizing $631.4 billion for U.S. defense programs this fiscal year that sticks to President Barack Obama’s proposed spending total while drawing a veto threat with its policy provisions.

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