Urge Congress to Raise the Caps for Science and Innovation
Congress is considering a deal to raise the budget caps for FY18 and FY19 for both defense and non-defense discretionary spending. Join Research!America and partners across the broad science community to urge Congress to pass a deal that raises the budget caps to help advance our nation's research priorities.
Sample tweets from ResearchAmerica
- Budget cuts hurt our national priorities, inhibiting #innovation & delaying the #discoveries of today & tomorrow. #RaiseTheCaps.
- @NSF, @NIH, @NASA & others keep the US @ the forefront of discovery & innovation but can't do so w/o robust funding. #RaiseTheCaps
- Budget cuts hurt our ability to remain the scientific world leader. #RaiseTheCaps
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell @SenateMajLdrSenate
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer @chuckschumerSenator
Thad Cochran @SenThadCochran
Senator Patrick Leahy @SenatorLeahy
House Speaker Paul Ryan @SpeakerRyan
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi @NancyPelosi
Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen @USRepRodney
Congresswomen Nita Lowey @NitaLowey