It looks like the President’s budget submission for FY2011 is going to have more modest increases for NSF and the DOE Office of Science. Of course, the Congress usually ups that ante. Here’s the intelligence from Jeffrey Mervis at the ScienceInsider blog.
This is when it would be nice to have a public interest group with some clout that could weigh in on giving a higher priority for S&T.
R. D. Shelton