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Debate’s silence on research role, a look at Obama’s science stances, Uganda — again, and more . . .

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Research! America responds to gap in debate: When the presidential candidates fail to mention the role  that funding scientific research can play in our economy, competitiveness and health, does it make a sound? Research!America President Mary Woolley heard the resounding silence and issued a statement calling on them to make  health research a priority. The […]

In lives, health, medical progress, and lost ground — reports tally cost of Budget Control Act

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When legislators went home last week, they left a Continuing Resolution to keep the country running and with it, they left standing the numbers the U.S. Office of Management and Budget cited to estimate the impact of the Budget Control Act’s January 2, 2013 automatic sweeping funding cuts on  government programs, including those responsible for […]