Lamar Smith
EPA Seeks to Restrict the Science Used in Policymaking
EPA Seeks to Restrict the Science Used in Policymaking
Kerry Grens | Apr 23, 2018
Republican politicians have been trying to limit data to only those publicly available, but opponents say that would neglect private, yet important, information.
NSF Refuses to Hand Over Reviews
NSF Refuses to Hand Over Reviews
Kate Yandell | May 17, 2013
The agency told a Congressional committee that it would not forward peer-reviewer comments of social science grants the committee had requested.
A New Way to Promote Science?
A New Way to Promote Science?
Kate Yandell | May 13, 2013
Members of Congress have suggested that the President should be able to pick a US Science Laureate.
Republicans Say Peer Review Isn’t Enough
Republicans Say Peer Review Isn’t Enough
Kate Yandell | Apr 30, 2013
Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX) is writing legislation to change the rules of the NSF’s grant review process.
Science Funding Criteria Challenged
Science Funding Criteria Challenged
Kate Yandell | Apr 19, 2013
Republican representatives question how the NSF reviews grants.