Senate passes burn pit legislation to expand health care for veterans

The Senate has finally passed a bill to enhance health care benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits. CBS News’ Jim Axelrod and Debra Alfarone speak with the American Legion’s Katie Purswell on what this legislation means for veterans.

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