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Science Agencies Caught in Postelection Spending Squeeze

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Science  03 Dec 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5702, pp. 1662-1663
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5702.1662

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An Administration determined to hold down spending in all but a handful of priority areas imposed its will on a lame-duck Congress shortly before the Thanksgiving holiday, resulting in a turkey of a 2005 science budget for the majority of researchers.