Sunday, March 26, 2017
Regarding the March 17 story "Donald Trump’s budget would threaten research, financial aid at UW-Madison, officials warn": Research institutions in Wisconsin and across the country educate and train the next generation of scientists – people who...
Sunday, March 26, 2017
“Think of the marvels we can achieve if we simply set free the dreams of our people,” President Trump said in his speech to Congress last month, after summoning a list of technological triumphs from America’s past. “Cures to illnesses that have...
Monday, March 20, 2017
Tweet Follow @ResearchAmerica The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) has received the 2017 Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award from Research!America for advancing research, education, support and advocacy programs for lupus . The...
Friday, March 17, 2017
The top-line figures: a nearly 20 percent cut in the National Institutes of Health, and a 30 percent cut in the Environmental Protection Agency. Details of the cuts at NIH, which funds biomedical research across the country as well as within its own...
Friday, March 17, 2017
As former chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, then-Rep. John Porter (R-IL) oversaw the doubling of the NIH budget over five years. Now, President Trump’s budget proposal...
Friday, March 17, 2017
President Donald Trump proposes to slash National Institutes of Health funding by $5.8 billion in fiscal 2018, which if approved by Congress would deal a major blow to the bipartisan effort to bolster NIH through the recently enacted 21st Century...
Thursday, March 16, 2017
President Donald Trump's proposed $5.8 billion cut to NIH's budget would cause catastrophic damage to medical research and cripple U.S. support for global health, according to academics and leaders of research groups and lobbies. The reduction,...
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Drastic cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) budget run counter to the priorities of our nation, national security and the aspirations of Americans. Our nation was built on hard work, a determination to create a better future for our...
NBC News
Thursday, March 16, 2017
President Donald Trump's plan to cut billions of dollars in funding to medical and scientific research agencies would cost the country countless jobs, stall medical advances and threaten America's status as the world leader in science and medicine...
The Scientist
Thursday, March 16, 2017
The Trump administration released its FY 2018 federal budget proposal today (March 16), outlining possible funding cuts at federal research agencies , including the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and...


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