WASHINGTON — After more than a week of escalating partisan rhetoric over regulatory reform, Senate Republican leaders significantly changed their tone on Tuesday, suggesting a bipartisan bill was now within reach.

Although Democrats and Republicans continue to disagree over whether talks ever really broke down, lawmakers from both parties said they were making progress in narrowing their differences.

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