Tag Archives: VA Medical and Prosthetic Research Program

FASEB releases fiscal year 2018 federal funding recommendations

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) has released its annual funding recommendations for fiscal year (FY) 2018. FASEB recommends substantial increases in the budgets of several federal scientific agencies in order to bolster American biological and biomedical research.  Commenting on the need for increased U.S. investment in science, the report states: “Advances… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Senate Approves First 2017 Spending Bill; Appropriations Committee Passes Funding Legislation for Agriculture Research and the National Science Foundation; Negotiations Continue on Medical Innovations Bill; Agencies Receive Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Instructions Work on the fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget continued on Capitol Hill as spending bills supporting funding for agriculture and veterans research and… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congress to Begin Work on Fiscal Year 2017 Spending Bills in April; Senate Committee Continues To Make Progress on Medical Innovation Legislation Capitol Hill will be quiet for the next two weeks as members of Congress observe spring break ahead of what is expected to be a busy period of legislative activity over the next… Read More »