Friday, January 04, 2008

Budget Cuts to Hit Argonne

The devastating budget cuts will impact almost every single US National Lab. We have see how this will almost cripple Fermilab with its planned layoffs of 200 people. It may even hasten its demise.

This Chicago Tribune article focuses on the other lab in the Chicago area besides Fermilab - Argonne National Laboratory. The premature shut down of the IPNS and the reduced operations at the APS are just the beginning of the awful mess created by this thoughtless omnibus bill.


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