Retiring Lawmakers on Cutting the Science Pie, 'Selling the Sizzle'

by jeeg 11. November 2010 20:01
Scientists need to change the tenor of the debate to avoid having research swept up in a larger budget cutting exercise by the next Congress.   That's one of many pieces of advice to the U.S. research community from four veteran legislators who have been strong supporters of academ... [More]

Money for Scientific Research May Be Scarce With a Republican-Led House

by jeeg 5. November 2010 21:05
Federal financing of science research, which has risen quickly since the Obama administration came to power, could fall back to pre-Obama levels if the incoming Republican leadership in the House of Representatives follows through on its list of campaign promises. In the Republican platform, Pled... [More]
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