'Not Even Invited Into the Room:' How the Trump Administration Is Treating Federal Scientists

When Trump was elected, federal scientists were worried. Two years later, their fears are being realized.

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DHS Aims to ID Critical Functions to Protect from Cyberattacks by Year’s End arrowAfter the Homeland Security Department identifies the ...

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Connecticut Tolling Plan Offers $1 Billion in Projected Revenue arrowA report released by the state shows some of the different proposed costs ...

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Ex-Senator Urges a Return to Bipartisan Oversight arrowDemocracy depends on it, says retired Sen. Carl Levin.

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Austin's Paid Sick-Leave Law Scrapped by State Appellate Court arrowA three-judge panel found the city ordinance essentially regulated ...

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Trump to Nominate Wheeler as Permanent EPA Head arrowAndrew Wheeler will need to step down as acting administrator when his name is formally ...

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VA Officials Reluctant to Say When G.I. Benefit Delays Will Be Fixed arrowLawmakers grilled Veterans Affairs Department officials about the IT ...

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Trump Administration Plots Costly Private-Care Expansion for Veterans arrowThe plan sets up a clash with Democrats, who say the administration ...

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Critics of Agriculture’s Planned Office Moves Seek Funding Halt arrowStatistical association and others write to appropriators challenging ...

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Senior Defense Officials Offer Dueling Pricetags for Space Force arrowHours after the Pentagon’s No. 2 floated a sub-$5 billion figure, the ...

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How To Be Kind At Work, No Matter How You’re Feeling arrowWorkplace kindness begins with action, not feelings.

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