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  • Congress Extends Stopgap Funding by Two Weeks
    by AIBS on December 10, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    A partial government shutdown has been averted for another two weeks, until December 21, after Congress passed a second stopgap funding bill on December 6, 2018, to fund some parts of the federal government. The bill funds at fiscal […]

  • Administration Releases Dire National Climate Report
    by AIBS on December 10, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    The second volume of the Fourth U.S. National Climate Assessment Report has been released. The document summarizes key climate science findings and highlights the impacts of climate change on communities as well as the U.S. economy. Actions to […]

  • White House Unveils Strategy for STEM Education
    by AIBS on December 10, 2018 at 3:44 pm

    The White House has released a five-year strategic plan for STEM education, which defines the federal government's role in advancing STEM education through collaborations with state and local stakeholders, the education community, and industry. The […]

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