Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has revived plans to tie the thrift insurance fund rescue to legislation repealing the gasoline tax and has scheduled a vote for Tuesday.

Although President Clinton has agreed to support the combined package, Senate Democrats may try to block a vote unless Republicans also allow a separate ballot on a hike in the minimum wage. With only 53 Republicans in the Senate, Sen. Dole would need at least seven Democratic votes to defeat a filibuster, if the Democrats stage one.

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