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Sequester, continuing budget uncertainty impact research

By Jim Destefani / November 20, 2013

The effects of sequestration and uncertainty resulting from October’s federal government shutdown are impacting research efforts at universities and national laboratories that depend on federal funding for support.

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Why R&D did well in the federal FY12 budget and looking ahead to FY13

By Eileen De Guire / January 12, 2012

A general representation of how federal spending breaks down into categories. Credit: Congressional Budget Office. We’ve been following the FY12 budget process and its favorable outcome for the science R&D community. The Budget Control Act was signed into law last August and deficit reductions were required in exchange for raising the debt ceiling. The graphic…

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