UPDATE 1-Asbestos bill work grinds on in US Senate panel


(Recasts with delays) WASHINGTON, May 26 (Reuters) - The Senate Judiciary Committee struggled on Thursday to finish work on a bill creating a $140 billion asbestos compensation fund, frequently finding themselves short of enough senators to hold votes. Sen. Arlen Specter, the Pennsylvania Republican who chairs the committee, is trying to send the bill to the full Senate later Thursday. But debate in the Senate on whether to approve John Bolton as the next U.S. ambassador to the United ...

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