Kevin M. Wilson

President Biden Releases Mediocre Science Budget Proposal

March 15, 2023

Each spring, American presidents publish their proposals for the funding of the various federal departments and programs for the next…

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Anti-Science Bills Appear in Mid-West Legislatures

March 15, 2023

At the same time public attention was focused on international balloons, anti-science bills were floating over the mid-west of the…

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NIH changing grant review criteria

December 21, 2022

The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced proposed changes to its grant peer review framework. With the changes,…

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New NIH policy begins in January

December 21, 2022
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On January 25, 2023, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) will implement a new data management and sharing (DMS)…

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‘Old Faithful’ Delivers for HBCUs and MSIs

December 21, 2022
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There are few things one can depend on Congress to accomplish anymore, but one is the passage of the annual…

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George Langford Recognized for Service to ASCB, Science

December 3, 2022
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The Public Policy Committee of the American Society for Cell Biology selected George Langford to receive the 2022 Public Service…

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Mid-term Congressional Elections Have Impact on Science

December 1, 2022
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The November 8, 2022, Congressional elections did not turn out to be the major defeat for President Biden and Congressional…

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POTUS makes two science appointments

October 7, 2022
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President Biden has recently filled two important science positions; the Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology…

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A long and winding road to transform federally funded science

August 31, 2022
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The planets in the U.S. policy universe never fully lined up as predicted by one pundit over a year ago.…

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Vacations matter

August 17, 2022

It’s never taught in high school civics classes, but vacations play important roles in the legislative process on Capitol Hill.…

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