kcfs.org: National Questionnaire for Candidates on Science

kcfs.org: National Questionnaire for Candidates on Science
NEWS RELEASE
10/29/08 – For Immediate Release
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Harry McDonald • 913-897-9630 or 816-863-7580
E-mail: biologycctrack@hotmail.com
Candidates for President, Senate, and Congress Answer Questions on Science
Candidates opinions on science issues vital to America’s future are available.
Kansas Citizens for Science (KCFS) is a not-for-profit educational organization that promotes a better understanding of what science is and does.  In this crucial election year, we believe that it is important that voters know where candidates stand on issues concerning science and our society.
To that end, KCFS supports a national effort to have all candidates for federal office complete a series of such questions.  This effort is led by the organizations Science Debate 2008 and Scientists & Engineers for America (SEA).  These two and nineteen other science organizations have come together to ask the 2008 candidates questions on science and technology policy. Together these organizations represent millions of scientists, engineers, and citizens around the country. The questions focus on the most pressing problems we face today-keeping America’s edge in innovation, climate change, science and technology education, energy, water, healthcare, and research.
To find the questions and candidate answers simply go to the website, http://sharp.sefora.org .  Along with candidate responses to these questions, SEA has posted other publically-available information about candidate actions and opinions with regard to these issues.
 
Kansas Citizens For Science (www.kcfs.org) encourages voters to consider candidates stands on these important issues to the future of our country before casting their vote.
KCFS is a not-for-profit educational organization that promotes a better understanding of what science is and does by:
•    Advocating for science education
•    Educating the public about the nature and value of science
•    Serving as an information resource
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Also, thanx for signing my petitions, et al, please consider sharing them. Also, since Admin. of change.org aren't allowing me to invite people to do my actions lately and are switching my urls for my petitions so when I invite people off their site they can't get to the petition either (ergo 3 possible urls for each petition), here's a few of my latest actions; do as few or as many as you'd like (there are 3 linx for each petition because admin. switches between the 3 of them so people trying to sign the petition can‘t get to it): This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Haiti disaster anniversary, please, do what you can: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9033 This petition on change.org: Haiti disaster anniversary: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2?share_id=yIpWHEHxri&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2 http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green, Indigenous, Native American, etc., actions: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9026 This petition on change.org: Green, Indigenous, Native American, acts: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous_native_american_acts?share_id=NHvTtQadfP&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, holiday: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9024 This petition on change.org: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. M.L. King, Jr.'s holiday: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/artact_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jrs_holiday?share_id=QjOkAUGeBQ&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday http://www.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green; NA; the evolution; Civil, Human, LP, Prisoner's Rights; Poverty; etc..: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9022 This petition on change.org: Economically empower through advocacy: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy?share_id=WZNqBQWcXE&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_throug
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