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Science Gains in Final '96 Budget

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Science  03 May 1996:
Vol. 272, Issue 5262, pp. 640
DOI: 10.1126/science.272.5262.640b


With only 5 months to go in the fiscal year, President Bill Clinton and the Republican Congress finally agreed on a 1996 budget. And the wait paid off for some of those science agencies lurching along on temporary spending bills since October, including the National Science Foundation, NASA, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Department of Commerce.