About the series
The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation's Subcommittee on Science, Technology, and Innovation is holding a hearing on the FY 2009 Budget Proposal to Support U.S. Basic Research. Witnesses: Dr. John Marburger, III, Director, OSTP; Dr. Arden L. Bement, Jr., Director, NSF; Dr. James M. Turner, Acting Director, NIST.
For more information and updates, see http://www.nsf.gov/about/congress/nsf-congress-hearings.jsp.