WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gave a strong indication Wednesday that House lawmakers won't try to put back into a housing bill a bankruptcy provision that had been stripped out in the Senate.

The provision aimed to make it easier for bankruptcy judges to alter the terms of an individual's mortgage in a bankruptcy proceeding.

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