Budget and Funding

A Vote For Science

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tags: socialized medicine, uninsured Americans, health care policy, election2008, politics I have a confession to make: I am an American who has no health insurance, and I have been so ever since my postdoctoral funding ended four years ago. But I am not alone: according to the most recently available statistics, somewhere between 45-47 million…

Science Funding Freeze Under McCain

tags: politics, federal budget, funding freeze, science funding, technology funding, McCain, Ike Brannon United States Federal Budget Discretionary Spending. I just learned that, according to Ike Brannon, an economist and senior policy adviser to presidential candidate, John McCain, all funding — including funding for scientific research — will be frozen for one year if McCain…