R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • Despite an unsettled federal budget outlook with congressional Republicans at odds with President Obama over deficits and spending priorities, the director of the AAAS R&D Budget and Policy Program says he is "somewhat optimistic" that "some of the big science agencies will probably end up...
  • This week the House and Senate budget committees released their draft budgets for the FY 2016 appropriations cycle. Taken at face value, both budgets shoot to end deficits and balance budgets in the long run: the House budget by FY 2024, the Senate budget by FY 2025 (though there are some real...
  • Beginning in a few weeks, we'll be presenting a series of online in-depth analyses of the President's FY 2016 budget request to Congress , prepared by AAAS staff and the Intersociety Working Group . This year marks the 40th edition of these analyses, which we've published annually since 1976 as the...
  • John Holdren announced the President's FY 2016 budget, along with Jo Handelsman, Associate Director for Science, OSTP; Pat Falcone, Associate Director for National Security and International Affairs, OSTP; and France Córdova, Director, NSF. | AAAS/Carla Schaffer U.S. President Barack Obama's...
  • The current FY 2016 budget briefing schedule for federal agencies is below. This page will be updated as new information comes available, so check back often. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration When : Tuesday, February 17; 2:00-4:00pm Where : U.S. Department of Commerce Auditorium,...
  • David Parkes is Senior Project Coordinator for the R&D Budget and Policy Program at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Prior to joining AAAS, he served as Research Assistant, Science and Innovation, at the British Embassy in Washington, D.C. In this role, he...
  • With a new Congress now seated and a new appropriations cycle set to commence once again, AAAS has produced a short summary of some of the big trends in federal R&D budgets over the past several years. The goal was to keep this overview short, so there is quite a bit of detail that had to be...
  • While many federal science and technology agencies and programs received funding increases from the 1,600-page omnibus spending bill, analysis by AAAS indicates that few will face budget bumps that exceed the inflation rate, meaning that their spending power for fiscal year 2015 will remain...
  • Last week we posted an overall summary of science and technology funding levels in the FY 2015 omnibus , including a total R&D estimate of $137.6 billion , before the bill had been approved by either chamber. Now that it's been signed by the President , after passing the House last Thursday and...
  • The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act (H.R. 83), released this week, is a massive 1,600-page bill that would fund most federal agencies through the end of the 2015 fiscal year next September. The deadline for passage to avoid a shutdown is actually today, December 11, but...