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Bullet policy, statements · Apr 19, 2024

AIBS Endorses Letter Supporting CDC AMD Program Funding

AIBS joined the American Society for Microbiology and 26 other scientific organizations in sending a letter to House and Senate appropriators urging robust funding for the Advanced Molecular Detection program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Bullet policy, statements · Mar 25, 2024

Science Coalition Requests $11.9 Billion for NSF in FY 2025

The Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF), of which AIBS is a member, has called on House and Senate appropriators to provide at least $11.9 billion for the National Science Foundation in fiscal year 2025.
Bullet policy · Mar 25, 2024

Congress Wraps Up FY 2024 Appropriations

Congress has now passed and President Biden has signed into law all twelve fiscal year 2024 appropriations bills, almost six months after the fiscal year started.