US President Obama says that the new GI Bill may lead to new scientists and engineers, reports Science Insider. At George Mason University, Obama discussed the success of the World War II-era GI Bill. "Ultimately, this would lead to three Presidents, three Supreme Court justices, 14 Nobel Prize winners, and two dozen Pulitzer Prize winners.

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