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Hopes for Innovation Bill Rest on Lame-Duck Congress

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Science  06 Oct 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5796, pp. 31
DOI: 10.1126/science.314.5796.31

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Summary

Senate leaders last week introduced a bill that would authorize $20 billion in new spending over 5 years to strengthen science and math education and expand federal research programs. But persuading the House to approve a comprehensive innovation bill before the end of the year could be difficult. (Read more.)