114 House Representatives sign letter urging NIH funding increase to pre-sequester levels!! @RepDelBene

houseletter114 members of the House of Representatives have signed a letter to urge House leaders to increase NIH funding to pre-sequester levels! The effort was led by Suzan Delbene from Washington! Check out the letter with signatures here!

Today, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene led a group of more than 100 House colleagues in urging Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to fully restore funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to its pre-sequester level, adjusted for inflation, when the current continuing resolution expires on December 11, 2014. The letter was co-led by Congressman Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee, and is supported by a broad array of research advocacy organizations and biomedical research institutions.