bioterrorism to global change to economic competitiveness, the
agenda of the U.S. Congress is increasingly dominated by issues
involving science and technology.
Working With Congress shows scientists
and enginers how to participate meaningfully in the inner workings
of Congress...to intitiate and maintain a productive dialogue...and
to make their influence felt. It provides clear, detailed background
information and step-by-step advice -- in many cases supplied
by the lawmakers themselves and their staffs -- to all those
concerned about America's role in a technologically oriented
The volume is now complemented by this website
containing a wealth of links to related web-based resources.