Helping the President

Science  10 Apr 2009:
Vol. 324, Issue 5924, pp. 147
DOI: 10.1126/science.1174364

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Summary

President Obama's early strong statements about science, underscored by the outstanding team of scientific experts he has assembled and big bucks in the stimulus package, have been a breath of fresh air. Understandably, there is some temptation to rest easy and not worry about happenings in Washington, comforted by the thought that U.S. science and science policy are in good hands. This would be a huge mistake.