October 07, 2004
U.S. Senate's Daschle seeks asbestos fund road map
Senate Democratic Leader Tom Daschle on Wednesday urged his Republican counterpart to help resolve their remaining differences on establishing a fund to compensate asbestos victims. With Congress due to recess this week ahead of Nov. 2 elections, Daschle wrote Senate Republican Leader Bill Frist of Tennessee, asking him to outline a possible compromise.
Posted by Tom Troceen