America voted—now what?

Yesterday, Americans voted for delegates to the entire U.S. House of Representatives and for 36 U.S. Senate seats, and Republicans gained control of the Senate. The ASBMB Policy Blotter reported on the potential effects of the elections on scientists.

Have you voted yet?

Today is your last chance to vote in the midterm elections. You can find your polling place here. All 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and 36 seats in the U.S. Senate are up for election. In addition, 36 states are holding gubernatorial elections. Your vote matters!

Will the midterm elections affect scientists?

This article was updated on 11/4/14. The midterm elections are less than three weeks away, and you may be wondering how they will affect scientists and research funding. As a nonprofit, ASBMB cannot give you voting advice or endorse a particular candidate. However, we can provide you with factual information to better inform your vote.…