R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • The Senate Appropriations Committee's FY 2015 Defense spending bill , passed out of committee last Thursday on a voice vote, offers some limited similarities with the House's version of the same bill . Both bills would boost Department of Defense (DOD) science and technology spending above the...
  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took center stage yesterday as the House Appropriations Committee approved its FY 2015 Interior and Environment appropriations bill . The bill, which passed by a partisan 29-19 vote, would cut EPA funding by 8.8 percent from FY 2014 levels, and EPA R&D...
  • It's useful to think of the federal budget cycle in four phases. The first phase is agency planning; the second phase covers budget review by the Office of Management and Budget. These two phases together amount to the President's budget formulation . A third phase is the Congressional...
  • Below you will find a list of recent reports, analyses, and reference items from the R&D Budget and Policy Program. If you're looking for older reports or other items you don't see here, contact us . 2014 AAAS Report XXXIX: Research and Development FY 2015 The Federal Budget Process 101 The...
  • Late Thursday, July 10, the House of Representatives passed its FY 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations bill ( H.R. 4923 ), which provides funding for the Department of Energy (DOE) and other agencies. The bill passed by a 253-170 vote ; the bill text and associated report can be found here ...
  • Before the July 4th recess, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed its FY 2015 Homeland Security appropriations bill ( S. 2534 ). According to current AAAS estimates, the bill would match the President's request for Department of Homeland Security (DHS) R&D at $876 million, while roughly $...
  • During the House of Representatives' floor proceedings on the FY 2015 Defense appropriations bill ( H.R. 4870 , approved June 20 on a 340-73 vote ), several amendments were introduced and successfully passed to boost or redirect medical research funded through the Defense Health Program . In sum, $...
  • When the House Appropriations Committee approved its FY 2015 Energy and Water bill on a voice vote earlier this week, the final funding numbers called to mind the debates from last year's bill. Like last year, the Committee would levy sizable reductions on many low-carbon energy technology programs...
  • Note: this post has been updated from its original version. Following a voice vote last Wednesday, the House Appropriations Committee sent the FY 2015 Homeland Security funding bill to the full House. According to the Committee, the bill provides 39.2 billion in funding for the Department of...
  • Early this week the House Appropriations Committee approved on a voice vote their FY 2015 Defense appropriations bill, which funds the Department of Defense (DOD). The bill provides $491 billion for DOD, $4.1 billion above FY 2014 and $200 million more than the request. The bill would actually keep...