DeLauro and Higgins' bill would effectively use a trigger mechanism to get around the limits set by the BCA. If the NIH is
Nothing is more damaging to research than funding instability. The universities and many research laboratories -- including those run by the government -- operate like concertinas. They expand and contract according the whim of Congress.
"Our faculty members were contacted by the Chinese government not very long after the project was stopped, and there is the
Here's a portion of that email: That's nothing to scoff at, but it also doesn't fill the hole. According to the NIH, 640
"Bob and my concern was that, at a minimum, let’s hold where we are with NIH," Burr said. "We think there is every reason
WASHINGTON -- The scientific research community was left disappointed after lawmakers on Monday night unveiled a new spending
Public investment in research has not been enough to keep America in its lofty global leadership perch. According to the
"Clearly," is right. One top Senate Democratic aide said on Thursday that a deal "is unlikely to be announced until sometime
But other Democratic leaders are less willing to go along. "Talks are very fluid," said a Republican House aide. "These things
House Republicans on the Appropriations Committee have said already that they find it impossible to work under sequestration
WASHINGTON -- The top Republican appropriators on the Hill warned in a Monday letter against keeping sequestration in place
More than 3,700 scientists from all 50 states participated in the study, offering online responses in June and July 2013. They offered sobering assessments of the state of their profession.
"Globally, the United States invests more real dollars in research and development than any other country," the study notes