sequestration effects

CSH has been working with our partners nationally and in the field to reverse budget caps and cuts imposed by our federal leaders through a process called sequestration (forced confiscation of funds).
DeLauro and Higgins' bill would effectively use a trigger mechanism to get around the limits set by the BCA. If the NIH is
"Our faculty members were contacted by the Chinese government not very long after the project was stopped, and there is the
"We want them to stay in academic medicine," said Rauen. "We want them to stay in clinical, translational research to provide
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
On Tuesday morning, United for Medical Research, a coalition of research institutions, as well as patient and health advocates
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
Roughly six months into sequestration, the situation is worse than predicted. Internal NIH estimates show that it will end up cutting more than the 700 research grants the institutes initially planned to sacrifice in the name of austerity.
"Whether I'm talking to Republicans or Democrats, and whether it's the Senate or the House, they all kind of go, 'yeah, you
Robert E. Marc, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Utah School of Medicine Responses varied
In January 2002, President George W. Bush unveiled a five-year budget proposal that called for a doubling in NIH funding
It doesn't make any sense. But it wasn't supposed to. The $85 billion in sequestration cuts -- which included reductions
"Because he was a seasonal, he didn't have all the collateral duties that the regular park rangers had, so he spent all his
Timothy Leshan, the vice president for government relations at Northeastern University, called it "the stimulus in reverse
"He has always believed in this kind of basic research. And it is obviously one of the best examples of how shortsighted
On April 19, Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas) along with 123 other members of Congress, wrote the acting administrator at the