The Washington Update, March 1, 2018

March 01, 2018


Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Appropriators begin work on the FY 2018 spending bill; FASEB advocates for increased research funding; and the 2019 funding request deadlines are announced. Read more

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House Hearing Sheds Light on Sexual Harassment in Science

On February 27, the House Science Committee convened to review sexual harassment and misconduct in the scientific community. 
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FASEB Weighs in on Maryland Post-Research Animal Adoption Bill

FASEB recently submitted comments in response to a bill proposing duplicative and burdensome reporting requirements regarding animal research. Read more

National Science Board Meets to Discuss Science Policy Topics

Last month, the National Science Board discussed science policy topics including workforce issues, NSF grant applications, and large-scale scientific instrumentation. Read more

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