I just leaned about a fantastic idea. It is a call for a presidential debate about science and technology. As a part of the scientific community, I have witnessed the low moral that has been caused by steep budget cuts. Enough is enough and it would be nice to put the future president's feet to the fire.
While I think a debate regarding American science is bound to have some stiff opposition, if we can make this a big issue, anything is possible.
Go check it out. ScienceDebate2008.com