Rep. Rush Holt: Science and Congress
Physicist and retiring Representative Rush Holt is one of approximately three dozen members of Congress with a background in the sciences. Rep. Holt discusses the state of science in Congress and how “thinking like a scientist” can help the political process.
Rush Holt, a former congressman, is CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the executive publisher of the Science family of journals. He’s based in Princeton, New Jersey.