The focus of debate over rechartering the U.S. Export-Import Bank has turned to the Senate this month. Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W. Va.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) are pushing a proposal to extend the bank another five years, but only if existing restrictions on supporting coal-fired power plants overseas are lifted. The proposal is suddenly dividing Democratic senators, who generally want to renew Ex-Im in light of tea party-oriented opposition to the bank that has already split Republicans ...


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