Days
Hrs
Min
Sec
 Fiscal 2017 budget deadline

 

DoD feels R&D budget pinch

Matt Hourihan, director of the research and development and policy program, AAAS

wfedstaff | June 4, 2015 4:21 pm

Smaller budgets have become a reality all over government, and now research and development is feeling the pinch.

The American Association for the Advancement of Science says agencies are shelling out almost two billion dollars less this fiscal year — most of it because of defense cuts.

Matt Hourihan leads the association’s Research and Development budget and policy program. He joined The Federal Drive with Tom Temin with a look at federal spending in R&D.

RELATED STORIES

Sponsored content: Is your agency prepared to defend the next cyber attack? Download the results of 2016 network security survey.

R&D budget winners and losers

Advertisement