Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Aly Van Dyke: "National Bio and Agro-Defense makes Obama’s budget proposal " @ Kansas City Business Journal

[Excerpt from the Kansas City Business Journal article by Aly Van Dyke]
Construction of the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility appears on track with President Obama including $150 million for the project in his proposed fiscal 2012 budget.

The budget, released Monday, would give the financing to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to keep the $650 million NBAF project moving.

“This is clearly encouraging news to see this high on the president’s priority list,” Ron Treywn, vice president for research at Kansas State University, said during a Monday conference call. ...

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