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A bit of fear shadows the big bash

The folks at BIO set the table for the conference with a breathless 4-minute video touting the incredible science and brilliant minds represented here. Amid the tributes, we were surprised to hear a discordant note from BIO CEO Jim Greenwood. He usually refrains from wading into political controversy. Yet here he was, preemptively scolding the Republicans who control the White House and the Hill for casting a pall over the industry: “We’re worried about what Congress and the president could do in terms of bad policy.”
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