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Clinton Defends R&D in Partisan Speech

Science  27 Oct 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5236, pp. 571-572
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5236.571b

Summary

In his first speech devoted entirely to science and technology, President Clinton blasted what he labeled “drastic”cuts Republicans are trying to make in the federal science budget.Some leading Democrats are asking for a tougher stand: a veto of spending bills that cut R&D.

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