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New Biden executive order makes science, evidence central to policy

On Jan 28, 2021
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Agencies will perform evidence-based evaluations of their own performance.

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New Biden executive order makes science, evidence central to policy

New Biden executive order makes science, evidence central to policy

Agencies will perform evidence-based evaluations of their own performance.

Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’

Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — In a dig at the outgoing Trump administration, President-elect Joe Biden introduced his slate of scientific advisers Saturday with the promise that they would ...

Joe Biden jumps into science policy with 5 questions

Joe Biden jumps into science policy with 5 questions

Between COVID-19 and the climate crisis, science policy matters led President Joe Biden’s to-do list for his first day at the White House. The coronavirus pandemic, which has already taken ...

Biden introduces key members of his science team

Biden introduces key members of his science team

The president-elect is elevating the post of science adviser to Cabinet level — a White House first.

Meet the Press Blog: Latest news, analysis and data driving the political discussion

Meet the Press Blog: Latest news, analysis and data driving the political discussion

President-elect Joe Biden will make his final Cabinet announcement on Saturday when he names his top science adviser and director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy.

Biden Names Science Team, Appoints Science Advisor to Cabinet

Biden Names Science Team, Appoints Science Advisor to Cabinet

President Biden has selected geneticist Eric Lander to be his science advisor and elevated the position to Cabinet rank. Sociologist Alondra Nelson will occupy a new White House job focused ...

Biden Names Top Geneticist Eric Lander as Science Adviser

Biden Names Top Geneticist Eric Lander as Science Adviser

U.S. president-elect also elevates the position to the cabinet for the first time

President-Elect Joe Biden

President-Elect Joe Biden

The following White House announcements were made today: Eric S. Lander, Ph.D., OSTP Director and Presidential Science Advisor Link to hi-res photo Eric Lander is one of the leading and ...

Biden taps Eric Lander and Maria Zuber for senior science posts

Biden taps Eric Lander and Maria Zuber for senior science posts

President-elect Joseph Biden has selected two MIT faculty leaders — Broad Institute Director Eric Lander and Vice President for Research Maria Zuber — for top science and technology posts ...

Biden orders DOJ to end private prison contracts as part of racial equity push

Biden orders DOJ to end private prison contracts as part of racial equity push

President Biden signed four additional executive actions after laying out his racial equity plan at the White House.

A Comeback for Science in the Biden-Harris Administration

A Comeback for Science in the Biden-Harris Administration

The election of a new administration and Congress provides us with an extraordinary opportunity for science and science-based decision-making to once again serve the public interest. We ...

Biden Victory Promises End to Tumultuous Four Years for Government Under Trump

Biden Victory Promises End to Tumultuous Four Years for Government Under Trump

The former vice president has said he will lean on and empower the federal workforce.

Biden promises to undo Trump’s workforce policies

Biden promises to undo Trump’s workforce policies

Democratic candidate pledges to appropriate permanent funding to feds in case of another shutdown.

"Climate Day" Accelerates New Environmental Agenda

"Climate Day" Accelerates New Environmental Agenda

Biden-Harris administration lay foundation for federal action on global warming

Parting Trump memo on U.S. research security seen as road map for Biden

Parting Trump memo on U.S. research security seen as road map for Biden

Former science adviser wins kudos for long-awaited guidelines on combating foreign influences

RAND: Federal STEM workers earning thousands less than private-sector

RAND: Federal STEM workers earning thousands less than private-sector

In today’s Federal Newscast, the RAND Corporation finds that the private sector pays more … but federal agencies offer other benefits to its scientists.

Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP): History and Overview

Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP): History and Overview

Congress established the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) through the National Science and Technology Policy,...

The US government's best ally: Science

The US government's best ally: Science

A Cabinet level position, a significant funding commitment and federal coordination can fuel the next American renaissance.

Biden to freeze drilling, boost scientific integrity

Biden to freeze drilling, boost scientific integrity

President Biden is planning to make a major climate push tomorrow, unveiling multiple science- and environment-focused executive orders, including an oil and gas freeze that became a ...

Biden pushes elusive 'Buy American' goal with new federal contract guidelines

Biden pushes elusive 'Buy American' goal with new federal contract guidelines

President Joe Biden will take steps on Monday to harness the purchasing power of the United States government, the world's biggest single buyer, to increase domestic manufacturing and ...