US Senator Says NIH Unlikely to See More Cash in FY'08; Calls for Community to 'Raise Hell' | GenomeWeb
PHILADELPHIA (GenomeWeb News) — The stalemate between President Bush and Congress over this fiscal year’s federal budget all but kills the likelihood that the National Institutes of Health’s fiscal 2008 budget will be increased, Sen. Arlen Specter (R-Pa.) told GenomeWeb Daily News sister publication BioRegion News this week.
 

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