House Republicans Balk at Sex-Research Funding
Byline: Robert Stacy McCain, THE WASHINGTON TIMES
House Republicans are considering an effort to limit funding for projects such as a three-year study of sexual arousal that is set to receive more than $700,000 from the National Institutes of Health.
Members of Congress plan to raise the issue of federal grants for sex research today when the House debates an appropriations bill for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), according to congressional staffers.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is budgeted to receive $27.6 billion for fiscal 2004 in the bill coming to the House floor today.
Psychologist Erick Janssen has already …
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Publication information: Article title: House Republicans Balk at Sex-Research Funding. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: July 10, 2003. Page number: A09. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.
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