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Status of FY 2017 Funding for Social Science Research Agencies

August 22, 2016: State of Play: Authorization Bills of the 114th Congress

July 18, 2016: State of Play: FY 2017 Funding for Social Science Research

July 14, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

June 27, 2016: Analysis of the American Innovation and Competitiveness Act (S. 3084), as Introduced in the Senate

June 10, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

May 31, 2016: House Dear Colleague Letter on Lifting Ban on Gun Violence Prevention Research at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

May 25, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 House Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

May 20, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

April 22, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 Senate Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

April 19, 2016: Analysis of the FY 2017 House Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

March 24, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for HEA-Title IV/Fulbright-Hays International Education and Foreign Language Studies programs

March 24, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for the Institute of Education Sciences

March 24, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for the National Institutes of Health

March 23, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter reaffirming NSF’s support for all disciplines of science

March 22, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for the National Science Foundation

March 18, 2016: House Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for the Bureau of Labor Statistics

March 18, 2016: House & Senate Dear Colleague letters on FY 2017 appropriations for the Census Bureau

March 17, 2016: Senate Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for HEA-Title IV/Fulbright-Hays International Education and Foreign Language Studies programs

March 17, 2016: House & Senate Dear Colleague letters on FY 2017 appropriations for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

March 17, 2016: Senate letter on funding for research on causes and prevention of gun violence at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

March 15, 2016: Senate Dear Colleague letter on FY 2017 appropriations for the National Institutes of Health

February 19, 2016: Analysis of the of the President’s FY 2017 Budget Request for Social and Behavioral Science

FY 2016

December 17, 2015: Analysis of the FY 2016 Omnibus Appropriations Bill and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science Research [AHRQ, BLS, Census, CDC, USDA, Education, NIJ, BJS, NIH, NSF]

June 30, 2015: Analysis of the FY 2016 House & Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bills [NIH, AHRQ, CDC, BLS, IES]

June 18, 2015: Preliminary Analysis of the FY 2016 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act [NIH, AHRQ, CDC, BLS, IES]

June 11, 2015: Analysis of the FY 2016 Senate Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill [NSF, Census, BJS, NIJ]

May 19, 2015: Analysis of the FY 2016 House Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill [NSF, Census, BJS, NIJ]

May 13, 2015: House FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill: Preliminary Analysis [NSF, Census]

February 24, 2015: Analysis of the of the President’s FY 2016 Budget Request for Social and Behavioral Science


FY 2015

December 12, 2014: Analysis of the Final FY 2015 Omnibus Appropriations Bill and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science [AHRQ, BEA, Census, BLS, CDC, NIFA, ERS, NASS, Dept. of Education, BJS, NIJ, NIH, NSF]

July 31, 2014: Analysis of the FY 2015 Senate Labor, HHS, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science [NIH, AHRQ, CDC, BLS, IES, Dept. of Education]

June 16, 2014: Analysis of the FY 2015 House and Senate Agriculture Appropriations Bills and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science [NIFA, ERS, NASS]

June 12, 2014: Preliminary Details of the FY 2015 Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bill [NIH, CDC, AHRQ]

June 6, 2014: Analysis of the FY 2015 Senate Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science [NSF, BJS, NIJ, Census, BEA]

May 8, 2014: Analysis of the FY 2015 House Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill and Implications for Social and Behavioral Science [NSF, BJS, NIJ, Census, BEA]

May 5, 2014: FY 2015 Appropriations Bills Begin Moving in the House [NSF, BJS, NIJ, Census]

April 7, 2014: Analysis of the of the President’s FY 2015 Budget Request for Social and Behavioral Science