As COVID-19 infections escalate, Americans across the political divide demonstrate pronounced support for public health.
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Monday, October 26, 2020
How will the NIH, CDC, and FDA change if President Donald Trump wins a second term or if his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, defeats him?
NIH Although President Donald Trump has not outlined any specific plans regarding the National Institutes of Health (NIH) should he win re-election, it is not difficult to figure out what is in store for the largest public funder of biomedical...
Thursday, October 22, 2020
The elderly and communities of color have suffered disproportionately from the COVID-19 pandemic — and those groups are also at risk of being short-changed by fast-paced clinical trials with participants that skew younger and whiter than the general...
Monday, October 19, 2020
Public trust in the covid-19 response can be regained.
Thursday, October 15, 2020
R&D gets scant attention in partisan politics despite widespread support, says head of advocacy group.Two-thirds of the US public would support paying $1 more a week in taxes to fund scientific research, according to a survey commissioned by the...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
In a normal presidential election year, analysis of the role of science in the presidential campaign might focus on the nuances of the candidates’ competing priorities for the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation and other...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
A recent survey commissioned by Research!America on behalf of a working group formed to assess America’s commitment to science reveals that Americans – across party lines – view science as critically important to solving urgent problems facing our...
Monday, October 12, 2020
As the 2020 election looms, an intriguing new poll shows that Americans agree on one key issue: science. The survey published by Research!America shows that Americans overwhelmingly support science, regardless of their political parties. According...
Friday, October 9, 2020
Research!America Launches 2020-2021 Microgrant Program Supporting Virtual Civic Engagement Programs for Young Scientists
Research!America is excited to launch a new request for microgrant proposals to support early-career scientists in their efforts to work with local elected officials, community leaders and the public around issues of common concern.
Thursday, October 8, 2020
During a Highly Partisan Time in Our Nation, Survey Shows Broad Bipartisan Support for a Stronger Focus on Science
A recent survey commissioned by Research!America on behalf of a working group formed to assess America’s commitment to science shows overwhelming support for science across political parties.