Social Science Space

New Version of Coburn Amendment in Wings

Senator Tom Coburn’s long-standing effort to restrict political science funding has returned with a new amendment filed for the latest bill that funds the National Science Foundation.

6 years ago
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Two Social Scientists Headed to National Science Board

The former director of the U.S. Census and the current president the Consortium of Social Science Associations will be among the scholars joining the panel that oversees the National Science Foundation this August..

6 years ago

Two Visions of NSF Funding Before House This Week

The National Science Foundation, which funds the majority of university-based social science research in the United States, will see two different ideas of how its research budget should be overseen in play this week in the U.S. House of Representatives.

6 years ago