ESTATE TAX ISSUE STILL ALIVE DESPITE SENATE DEFEAT

WASHINGTON -- The Senate last week dashed supermarket industry hopes of Congress repealing the estate tax, but supporters vowed to keep bringing the issue back until it passes.Although a majority of senators voted for repeal, Senate rules on budget issues require a minimum of 60 votes for passage. The Democratic-controlled Senate voted 54 to 44 to reject repeal."The question now is whether repeal

WASHINGTON -- The Senate last week dashed supermarket industry hopes of Congress repealing the estate tax, but supporters vowed to keep bringing the issue back until it passes.

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