Task Force Releases

DiceMarch 31, 2014 -- Task Force Raises Concerns With House Research Bill
FIRST Act poses risk to economy by perpetuating research decline & innovation deficit


ResearchMarch 12, 2014 -- America Must Reverse Stagnation & Decline of Innovation Resources
Congress asked to enable real growth in research and science infrastructure in FY15


ResearchFebruary 24, 2014 -- Appropriators Asked to Prioritize Research
Task Force emphasizes risk to U.S. economic and security interests


ChamberJanuary 21, 2014 -- Task Force Lauds Bipartisan Budget Effort that Boosts Science
Appropriations measure to begin restoring essential research resources


RyanMurrayDecember 3, 2013 -- Congressional Budget Chairs Encouraged to Ease Sequestration
America's role as world innovation leader in danger warns Task Force


sequestrationOctober 11, 2013 -- President, Congress Asked to Close Innovation Deficit
America's innovation leadership in jeopardy due to lack of research and STEM investment


sequestrationApril 12, 2013 -- Task Force Lauds President's Research Budget, Calls for Grand Bargain on Debt
Deal needed to sustain key investments like scientific research


sequestration
February 11, 2013 -- U.S. Leaders of Reminded of Danger Posed by Sequestration
Task Force notes the role of research in economic growth and need for strategic approach to debt


sequestrationOctober 2, 2012 -- President, Congress Urged to Avoid Sequestration
Task Force asks that science & technology be a priority within long-term plan to reduce deficit


sealMay 29, 2012 -- Task Force Thanks House of Representatives for NSF Support
Funding sustained for research and STEM education




SuperdollarOctober 6, 2011 -- Task Force Asks Supercommittee to Make Research a Priority
Research & education tied to growth and living standards, members told



SOTUJanuary 26, 2011 -- Task Force Lauds State of the Union Emphasis on Research
U.S. needs deficit reduction and targeted investments for growth