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21 Apr 1993

The fiscal year 1994 budget request for NASA is $15.265 billion, an
increase of $934.6 million, or 6.5%, above the 1993 appropriation
of $14.330 billion.  Within this first budget request developed
under NASA administrator Daniel Goldin, the emphasis has changed
and some details remain unresolved.  At the agency's budget
briefing, Goldin echoed Clinton's mantra for change and increased
investment in new technologies.  Saying that NASA was "too much
into human space flight," Goldin has proposed increased funding for

 
16 Apr 1993

The fiscal year 1994 National Science Foundation budget request for
Geosciences is $448.53 million, which is an increase of $27.49
million, or 6.5%, above current funding if the supplemental funding
legislation is passed.

The section of the NSF budget document on Geosciences is 8 pages
long.  The following information presents a general overview of
this area of the NSF budget, taken only from the budget section
entitled "Geosciences" (GEO).    

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES funding would increase by $7.48 million, or
5.3%, to $149.10 million.

 
16 Apr 1993

The fiscal year 1994 National Science Foundation budget request for
Education and Human Resources is $556.10 million, which is an
increase of $68.60 million, or 14.1%, above current funding if the
supplemental funding legislation is passed.

The section of the NSF budget document on Education and Human
Resources is 15 pages long.  The following information presents a
general overview of this area of the NSF budget, taken only from
the budget section entitled "Education and Human Resources" (EHR).

 
14 Apr 1993

The Department of Energy has requested $347.6 million for Fusion
Energy in fiscal year 1994.  The request is an increase of $7.9
million, or 2.3 percent, from the 1993 appropriation.

 
14 Apr 1993

The Department of Energy has requested $802.0 million for Basic
Energy Sciences in fiscal year 1994.  The request is less than the
1993 appropriation by $58.7 million, for a decrease of 6.8 percent.

 
14 Apr 1993

The Department of Energy has requested $640.0 million for the
Superconducting Super Collider in fiscal year 1994.  The request is
an increase of $123.0 million, or 23.8 percent, from the 1993
appropriation.

 
13 Apr 1993

CORRECTION: Thanks to an alert reader, it was pointed out to us
that in FYI#47 the budget request for the SSC is listed as $640
billion.  The correct figure is $640 million. 

 

The Department of Energy has requested $322.3 million for Nuclear
Physics in fiscal year 1994.  The request is an increase of $13.2
million, or 4.3 percent, from the 1993 appropriation.

 
13 Apr 1993

The Department of Energy has requested $627.8 million for High
Energy Physics in fiscal year 1994.  The request is an increase of
$14.4 million, or 2.4 percent, from the 1993 appropriation.

 
9 Apr 1993

The Department of Energy has requested a total of $19.6 billion for
fiscal year 1994.  This is a $0.6 billion, or 3.2 percent, increase
from the 1993 appropriation.

 
9 Apr 1993

The outlook is uncertain for the additional $207 million which the
Clinton Administration has requested for spending THIS YEAR - 1993
- by the National Science Foundation.  This money, part of the
$16.3 billion supplemental bill (H.R. 1335) to stimulate the
economy, is stalled in the Senate. 

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