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US Scientists Running for Office in Record Numbers
Jim Daley | Mar 5, 2018
A science-oriented political action committee is supporting candidates across the country.
Macron’s Election Win Cheered by Scientists
Ashley P. Taylor | May 8, 2017
The future French president’s goals are pro-science, yet he will need parliamentary support.
Science and Politics in 2012
Bob Grant | Dec 19, 2012
This year, US politics was dominated by the run-up to October elections, with science policy issues playing a role here and elsewhere around the world.
Science and the 2012 Election
Bob Grant | Nov 8, 2012
From education to space, science fared well at the polls on Tuesday.
Industry Donates Big This Election
Edyta Zielinska | Nov 6, 2012
Biotech, pharmaceutical, and insurance companies have spent a record-breaking amount this election—nearly $200 million.
Q&A: Mixing Science and Politics
Beth Marie Mole | Oct 9, 2012
Politicians could make better decisions if they thought more like scientists, says Rush Holt, the only physicist in Congress.
US Voters Oppose Science Cuts
Bob Grant | Sep 24, 2012
Many Americans who are likely to vote in upcoming elections are not in favor of across-the-board cuts to non-discretionary funding.