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In this Nov. 13, 1979, file photo, United Nuclear Corp. uses a combination of hand work and heavy machinery to clear up a uranium tailings spill along the Rio Puerco, signs warn residents in three languages to avoid the water in Church Rock, New Mexico. (AP Photo/SMH, File)

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A bipartisan group of lawmakers is renewing a push to expand a U.S. compensation program for people who were exposed to radiation following uranium mining and nuclear testing carried out during the Cold War.

By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press September 28, 2021