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January 30, 2017

Last week, employees at several federal research agencies received messages restricting their communication with the public. This concerning...

January 19, 2017

After weeks of of speculation, President-elect Trump fills his final cabinet position, selecting former Georgia governor, Sonny Perdue, as...

January 11, 2017

The new administration has hit the ground running after the inauguration of 45th president, Donald Trump, and the research community is being sure...

January 04, 2017

With complete control of Congress and the White House, Republicans have a unique|| opportunity to reshape the $4 trillion federal budget next year...

December 20, 2016

In a surprising turn of events, the House managed to ...

December 15, 2016

Last week, nine private sector agricultural organizations, including ASA, CSSA and SSSSA, gathered to sign a three-year Memorandum of...

December 12, 2016

After weeks of wrangling, Republican leaders unveiled a stopgap spending bill on December 6 that would fund the government through April 28 at...

December 06, 2016

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), in collaboration with Federal agencies and private-sector stakeholders,...

November 29, 2016

The heads of 29 top U.S. scientific and higher-education organizations ...

November 16, 2016

With a continuing resolution (CR) holding government funding steady through December 9, the fiscal year (FY) 2017 ...