Resources

APSA Letters to Policy Makers


APSA President, Jane Mansbridge, and Executive Director, Michael Brintnall's letter to members of the U.S. Senate 
March 15, 2013

APSA President, Bingham Powell, Urged Senators to Support NSF Funding of Political Science Research May 17, 2012

Reports

National Science Foundation's Merit Review Process Fiscal Year 2013 Digest, October 7, 2014


A
merican Academy of Arts and Sciences Commission on the Humanities & Social Science report:  "The Heart of the Matter: The Humanities and Social Sciences for a vibrant, competitive, and more secure nation."  June 12, 2013


Statements of Support


Statement by Association of American Universities Executive Committee on support for the Social and Behavioral Sciences September, 17, 2013

LSA statement on NSF Budget Amendment.  April 5, 2013

AAUP Statement on the Defunding of the Political Science Research at the National Science Foundation April 4, 2013

ACLS President Pauline Yu Addresses Restrictions on Federal Funding of Political Science Research April 3, 2013

AHA Protests Senate Initiative to Restrict Funding of Political Science Research March 27, 2013

Congressman Lipinski's speach on the floor of the House March 25, 2013

 AAAS President, Alan Leshner's letter to Chairwomen Mikulski, Senate Appropriations Committee March 14, 2013

AAAS President, Alan Leshner, Asked Senate and House Leaders to Support NSF and Political Science Funding May 2012

SAGE Publications Urged Their Senators to Oppose the Flake Amendment May 30, 2012

COSSA: Senators Urged to Support Political Science Research May 2012

AAAS: Lawmakers Warned to Not Undermine the Peer Review Process July 11, 2011

APSA Responds to Senator Coburns Report on NSF Funding June 3, 2011