Senate Approves $250 Billion Bill to Boost Tech Research
The $250 billion bill to fund science, technology and research. CBS News Congressional correspondent Nicole Kiln reports Majority Leader Chuck Schumer calls it a turning point, he says a bipartisan bill passed in the Senate Tuesday night is the largest investment in science and technology in generations. $250 billion measure pumps more government funding into technology and research development as the U. S seeks to be more competitive with China and other countries. House has not voted on the bill yet. Nicole Killian.