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The Obama Administration: 2009–2012

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Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)

Abstract

In November 2008, Barack Obama (a Democrat) won election to the US Presidency, and both the House and Senate remained firmly under control of the Democratic Party. Scientists, in general, and fusion researchers, in particular, were enthusiastic as new presidential appointments were announced for the White House (OSTP and OMB) and the Department of Energy.

Keywords

Inertial Confinement Fusion Inertial Fusion National Ignition Facility Fusion Program Budget Request 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fusion Power AssociatesGaithersburgUSA

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