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Democrats' $3.5 trillion budget plan passes U.S. Senate vote

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The exterior of the U.S. Capitol is seen as Senators work to advance the bipartisan infrastructure bill in Washington, U.S., August 8, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger/File Photo

WASHINGTON, Aug 10 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a $3.5 trillion budget plan that would help address climate change and launch several new domestic social programs, as Democrats united behind the effort.

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Reporting by Richard Cowan; Editing by Hugh Lawson

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