Union of Concerned Scientists

Nika Knight, staff writer
Sam Clovis speaking at an early Trump campaign event in Dubuque, Iowa.
President Donald Trump is expected to pick Sam Clovis, a conservative talk show host who campaigned for Trump in Iowa, for the position of "chief scientist" as the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), reported ProPublica and the Washington Post this weekend. "If the president goes forward with this nomination, it'll be yet another example of...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"Just when we thought all hope was lost, common sense prevailed today in the...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update: Responding to reports of censorship at federal agencies, the Center for...