WASHINGTON — Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd introduced a moderate regulatory reform bill on Monday, packed with nods to Republicans in an effort to gain some bipartisan support.

The Connecticut Democrat's compromise strategy appears to be designed to make it tough for Republicans to vote against the bill. But by giving so much ground, Dodd may undermine the support of fellow Democrats.

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