Wednesday, November 11, 2020
On November 10, 2020, the Senate Appropriations Committee released its 12 draft appropriations bills detailing Fiscal Year 2021 funding levels, signaling a starting point for negotiations with their House counterparts. The bills include funding for...
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Journalist and political analyst Frank Sesno , former CNN Washington Bureau Chief and anchor, and Director of The George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs, was joined by Georges Benjamin, MD , Executive Director, American...
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Biden’s election was voter referendum on how they want to see the U.S. combat the pandemic. Ellie Dehoney, vice president of policy and advocacy for Research!America , said she expects public health recommendations
Friday, October 30, 2020
Congress passed the first coronavirus relief bill in March. Since then, it has given billions of dollars to federal agencies to study COVID-19. Some of this funding had been awarded to Colorado State University and other research universities across...
Thursday, October 29, 2020
As COVID-19 infections escalate, Americans across the political divide demonstrate pronounced support for public health.
Monday, October 26, 2020
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...


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