Tag Archives: FY 2016 funding

FASEB objects to provisions in House bill funding NSF

On November 16, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) released a letter voicing its concerns about a series of policy provisions included in the House Commerce, Justice and Science Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Appropriations bill that funds the National Science Foundation (NSF). The letter highlighted elements of the bill that could adversely… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congressional Leaders Strive to Avoid a Government Shutdown; President Urges Lawmakers to Raise the Spending Caps Congressional leaders are racing against the clock to prevent another government shutdown and keep federal agencies open beyond September 30. The passage of a “continuing resolution” (CR), however, seemed more likely on Friday with the resignation announcement of the Speaker of the House,… Read More »