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The Cycle

Obama announces investment into energy research

The president wants to put $2 billion into alternative energy research for developing advanced technology cars – part of his Energy Security Trust. The Cycle hosts and Politico’s Jonathan Allen discuss if this will, as lab directors are warning, “devastate U.S. science for decades,” or if it will spur breakthrough technologies thus keeping us on the cutting edge.


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