5/11/16 Microsoft Research VP testifies before Senate Committee, says US lags in basic funding


5/11/16 Microsoft’s Jeannette M. Wing: Basic research is ‘the foundation of American prosperity and progress’

Microsoft Research Blog


10/19/15 Why Microsoft cares about basic research and you should too

Inside Microsoft Research

10/18/15 An Imperative to Innovate

Arizona Daily Sun

10/2/15 U of I supports ‘Innovation: An American Imperative’ call to action

Illinois Connection-University of Illinois

6/23/15 Restore Research to Preserve the American Dream (podcast)

Scientific American

2/6/15 Research. Going...Going...Gone?



10/31/14 Plight of thousands of postdoctoral researchers in Boston

By Nancy C. Andrews, Neal F. Lane and Norman R. Augustine

10/15/14 How to Stop Winning Nobel Prizes in Science

The Wall Street Journal

9/16/14 Lack of Research Funding Is Hurting the American Dream, Leaders Say

U.S. News & World Report

9/16/14 New Democrat Coalition Leaders Laud New Report of American Academy of Arts & Sciences Calling for National Commitment to R&D Investment

New Democrat Coalition

9/16/14 New Report’s Recipe for Economic Success: Nurturing University-Business Ties

The Chronicle of Higher Education

9/16/14 Prominent U.S. academics reprise plea for more basic research to fuel innovation


9/16/14 Ranking Member Johnson comments on American Academy of Arts & Sciences Report on the Nation’s Research Investments

Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

9/16/14 Senators Launch National Laboratory Caucus

CQ-Roll Call

7/17/14 Dr. Neal Lane Testifies at Senate Commerce Committee Hearing on Federal Research

U.S. Senate Commerce Committee

5/7/14 Basic Research Needs Sustained Federal Investment, Says Norman Augustine


4/28/14 What if America had a plan for scientific research?



11/27/13 Science Policy Tools: Time for an Update

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