sequestration http://wkar.org en Evidence of sequestration effects appears in MSU research labs http://wkar.org/post/evidence-sequestration-effects-appears-msu-research-labs <p></p><p>Last March, the federal government enacted an $85 billion spending cut known as the "sequester."&nbsp; It's taken some time to assess the effects of these cuts, but as the federal fiscal year comes to a close on September 30, new budgets are reflecting spending decreases.</p><p>The cuts are having an effect on scientific research.&nbsp; Reports have documented laboratory closings and layoffs, and one significant study showed one-fifth of U.S. scientists have contemplated moving overseas because of the decline in funding.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:46:26 +0000 Current State 41999 at http://wkar.org Evidence of sequestration effects appears in MSU research labs