WASHINGTON--The urban aid tax package narrowly won final approval in the House early yesterday, but immediately ran aground in the Senate along with other bills amid last-minute delaying tactics by several senators.

The House, on a 208-to-202 vote, acted hours after tax lawmakers put the finishing touches on a tentative conference agreement they had reached Saturday night. (See page 31 for tax bill box score.)

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