Pentagon S&T Programs Face Sizable Sequestration Hit

Rutherford, Emelie
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/19/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 16, p8
Market Research Report
The article reports on the reduction of activity by the U.S. Department of Defense if budget cuts prevail. According to Alan Shaffer, acting assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, the agency will end some science and technology research in the coming months and reduce hundreds of research grants to universities if sequestration budget carried out. He stated the impact of the sequestration, which took effect on March 1, 2013, on defense research.


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