Center for Strategic Communication

R&D Funding Critical to American Competitiveness

In an era of a changing climate and high energy prices, U.S. energy innovation is critical for future prosperity for America. Federal support for research and development (R&D) for a range of cutting edge technologies has long provided the underpinnings for...

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December 13 Laser fusion put on slow burn Geoff Brumfiel / Nature Following the failure of an ambitious six-year campaign to demonstrate fusion in the lab, the US government is plotting a more methodical path for harnessing the world’s most powerful laser. Pentagon...

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Chuck Hagel, Touted As Next SecDef, Argues For Soft Power, Allies Otto Kreisher /AOL Defense Former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel, a serious contender to be the next Defense Secretary, may have given us a glimpse of his policies today as he argued today that diplomacy...

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4 December 2012 With Senate’s Support, Advanced Biofuel Industry Ready for Takeoff Nicole Lederer / The Energy Collective When it comes to reducing the military’s dependence on oil, senators from both sides of the aisle have the Department of Defense’s back. How to...

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November 27 Event Invites ASP is hosting an event on American Competitiveness and National Security featuring former Governor of New Jersey Christine Todd Whitman and business leader Raj Fernando this Wednesday, November 28th at 8:30am. Join us for a fact-based...