The White House
Eric Lander Allegedly Bullied, Disrespected Staff
More than a dozen current and former members of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy have shared details of alleged mistreatment, prompting President Biden’s top scientist to issue a formal apology.
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Eric Lander Allegedly Bullied, Disrespected Staff
Eric Lander Allegedly Bullied, Disrespected Staff

More than a dozen current and former members of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy have shared details of alleged mistreatment, prompting President Biden’s top scientist to issue a formal apology.

More than a dozen current and former members of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy have shared details of alleged mistreatment, prompting President Biden’s top scientist to issue a formal apology.

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Office of Science and Technology Policy

Trump Releases 2020 Budget Proposal
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Jim Daley | May 21, 2018
Fall served in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy under President Barack Obama.
Trump Releases Science Spending Priorities for FY2019
Aggie Mika | Aug 18, 2017
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