Boxer Statement on President Obama Overturning Limits on Stem Cell Research
U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) today made the following statement on President Obama's decision to overturn President Bush's limits on federal funding for stem cell research and protect science:
"I commend President Obama for overturning restrictions on stem cell research and ensuring that politics and ideology will no longer trump science and research.
"With this decisive action, millions of Americans and their families have new hope - hope that one day this critical research will benefit those suffering from some of the most devastating diseases and conditions."