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NIH Budget Requests & Congressional Testimony
Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request before the Senate Subcommittee on Labor—HHS—Education Appropriations, Francis S. Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health, April 2, 2014.
The Future of Biomedical Research before the House Subcommittee on Labor—HHS—Education Appropriations, Francis S. Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health, Mar. 26, 2014.
NIH’s Office of Legislative Policy and Analysis maintains a list of congressional hearings.
“Major Women’s Health Study Paid Big Dividends” by Barbara Bronson Gray, Health Day, May 5, 2014
“Government Funding Has Been Key to New Cancer Vaccines” by Arthur Allen, The Washington Post, Feb. 17, 2014
“Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine is Telling Students Not to Stay in America” by Danny Vinik, Business Insider, Nov. 20, 2013
“Harvard President Sounds Alarm Over Sequestration” by Libby A. Nelson, Politico, Nov. 19, 2013
“Budget Sequester Squeezes Scientific Research” by Ariana Eunjung Cha, The Washington Post, Sept. 24, 2013
“Budget Breakdown Keeps Federal Agencies Guessing” by Annie Lowrey, The New York Times, Sept. 3, 2013
“NIH Director on Sequestration: ‘God Help Us if We Get a Worldwide Pandemic’” by Sam Stein, Huffington Post, Aug. 23, 2013
“NIH Director Francis Collins: Medical research at risk,” by Paige Winfield Cunningham, Politico, Jan. 16, 2013.
“Rebranding the NIH” , by John Reichard, CQ Weekly, June 2, 2012.
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“U.S. Science Suffering from Booms and Busts in Funding” by Richard Harris and Robert Benincasa, NPR, Sept. 9, 2014
“Now is the Time to Invest in NIH” by Vivian Lee, Deseret News, Aug. 26, 2014
“Crisis in Medical Research Portends a Disease Tsunami” by Llewellyn King, The News Tribune, Aug. 21, 2014
“The U.S. Should Invest in Science, Not War” by Steven Salzberg, Forbes, June 16, 2014
“Time to Speak Up for Research” by John Edward Porter, Science, June 13, 2014
“Budget Squeeze Jeopardizes Search for Cures” by Editorial Board, USA Today, May 4, 2014
“University-based Research: Always a Winner” by Bernie Machen, Huffington Post, April 3, 2014
“America’s Underappreciated Entrepreneur: The Federal Government” by Teresa Tritch, The New York Times, Mar. 23, 2014