lp21d Republicans also plan to cut basic research support

Broad, William J in The New York Times, May 22, 1995, front page: "G.O.P. Budget Cuts Would Fall Hard on Civilian Science: Basic Research at Risk"

"Any sensible person knows you have to make prudent investment to get ahead", Representative George E. Brown, Jr., a Democrat of Californian and former Chairman of the House Science Committee, said in an interview last week. "But the Government doesn't. We are dominated by fools."