Policy Newsbytes - 2014 Archive
On 12 March, the Senate confirmed astrophysicist
and former Purdue University President France
Cordova as the next Director of the National
Federal R&D Budget
Request For FY2015
On 4 March, the White House announced a
$135.4B request (a 1.2% increase) for
federal R&D in FY2015.
New video emphasizes importance of federal
investments in S&T research and education
Congressional Visits Day will be held 25-26 March in
Washington. Sign Up by 14 March to Participate.
Files Amicus Brief With Supreme Court in CLS v. Alice
Explaining Why Computer-Implemented Inventions Should Be
Submitted to Senate Hearing Emphasizes Importance of
Participation by Gov't Scientists and Engineers in
Concerns Regarding Potential Impacts of Plans to Move Air
Force Office of Scientific Research.
14 March 2014
Contact: IEEE-USA GR