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Of all Republicans to make the case for doubling investment in the NIH, Gingrich ranks among the more likely candidates. The
Spending most of your day applying for grants rather than conducting science can affect your psychological state. And as
Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) called for NIH funds to be raised from roughly $30.1 billion to around $40 billion in the year
"I was struck as I watched, as one said, knuckle-dragging conservative Republicans come up here -- that's what he called
“This goes back to the question of long-term versus short-term spending,” Bush replied. “I would add another long-term spending
The reception he received underscores the difficulty and frustration of his objective. Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) called the
Job creation in October marked the ninth straight month the economy has added 200,000 jobs or more, a feat last accomplished in 1994. The U.S. has created some 2.3 million jobs this year and is on track for the biggest gain in almost a decade.
Paul Ryan's politics dictate that those who are down on their luck -- even children -- are soulless, not the Wall Street bankers who continue to crush the American middle class, necessitating such assistance in the first place.
We want to give people a fighting chance to take on dementia head-on and win. To do that will require a significant increase in funding for basic research on the impact of aging on the brain.
Federal funding for senior nutrition has been reduced by budget cuts known as sequestration, meaning less food for old people here and elsewhere.