February 14, 2013
Decoding the Science in Obama's SOTU Speech
David Malakoff, Science Insider
Last night, President Barack Obama offered a list of his priorities for a second term that sound very familiar, including urging Congress to take action to create jobs, avoid impending budget cuts, and reform the nation's immigration system. It also included pleas to protect biomedical research funding, create 15 "hubs" to pursue innovative manufacturing technologies, and expand "investments in science and innovation" to levels "not seen since the height of the space race."
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