AANS and CNS Urge Congress to Invest in Research Infrastructure
On May 19, the AANS and the CNS joined the Ad Hoc Group for Medical Research in sending a letter to Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) urging Congress to invest in research infrastructure. Additionally, the groups support emergency funding for federal research agencies as outlined in the bipartisan Research Investment to Spark the Economy (RISE) Act (S. 289/H.R. 869), including $10 billion for NIH.
Click here to read the letter.