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House backs taxpayer-funded research access
...publication in a peer-reviewed journal. With broad bipartisan
support, the House passed the provision as part of the FY2008 Labor, HHS, and Education Appropriations Bill. The House has affirmed the principle that broad sharing of publicly funded research findings on the Internet is an essential component of ...
Replacement warhead program poses challenges for weapons complex
...ship has succeeded politically because of the dual bipartisan
commitment to a sound nuclear weapons program and ...ater White House leadership to produce substantial bipartisan
support. Since the transformation is expected to take 25 years, involving several Administrations a...
Nanotechnology's past, present and future: A Congressional perspective
...chnology Initiative (NNI) in 2000. He helped forge bipartisan
support for the first U.S. government funds$422 milliondedicated to nanoscale science and engineering research. And in his last year in Congress, Boehlert chaired several hearings on nanotechnology safety, particularly on the need to create and fund ...
AAAS applauds nationwide science and math standards based on existing guidelines
...he Advancement of Science (AAAS) today applauded a bipartisan
proposal for voluntary nationwide standards to ensure that all American children receive a high-quality education in mathematics and science. AAAS further urged planners to base new nationwide standards on existing, well-tested and widely accepted ...
US gov't approves multi-million $ wild bird avian flu surveillance network
...in October 2005. The GAINS program enjoys strong bipartisan
support in Congress from Senator Sam Brownback (R-KS), Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro (D-CT3) and Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY18), who have all championed the early warning system. "As co-chair of the Senate Conservation Caucus, I think the GAINS pr...
Anti-evolutionism in AmericaWhat's ahead?
... Alliance will mobilize national support for a new bipartisan
national science agenda that is now being formulated in Congress. This agenda, which is based upon a report from the National Academy of Sciences1, includes increased support for basic research; more scholarships for future math, science and enginee...
Doubling of US science funding announced in State of the Union Address
...e." Hopfield observed that with strongly supported bipartisan
"Innovation" bills awaiting action in the Senate and with the House Democrats having made their innovation agenda their number one priority for 2006, it only remains for House Republicans to join the action. "I fully expect they will. On this issue...
Taxpayer advocacy group says Cures Bill is the right medicine
... Joe Lieberman (D-CT) and Thad Cochran (R-MS), the bipartisan
Cures Bill would expedite development of new therapies and cures for life-threatening diseases. Among the requirements of the bill is the establishment of free public access to articles stemming from research funded by agencies of the Department of ...
Shirley Malcom of AAAS named to election reform commission
...considers those issues."Among other members of the bipartisan
panel are: Tom Daschle, a former U.S. senator fro...tunity of working with President Jimmy Carter on a bipartisan
commission that will recommend ways to improve our federal voting process. A prior commission, which...