April 19, 2013
The American Institute of Biological Sciences has asked the Senate to sustain investments for the National Science Foundation (NSF) in fiscal year 2014.
The testimony highlighted the important role that NSF plays in supporting basic research, which helps drive innovation and power our nation's economic growth. NSF's role in innovative science education was also addressed.
The testimony from AIBS was submitted to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies.
Read the testimony at http://www.aibs.org/position-statements/20130419_senate_nsf_testimony.html.