Obama mulls options after stem cell plan blocked
VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. (AP) -- The White House says federally funded stem cell research should continue and is exploring how to respond to a judge's order halting it.
President Barack Obama, who last year ordered stem cell research expanded, "thinks that we need to do research, he put forward stringent ethical guidelines and he thinks that his policy's the right one," Deputy Press Secretary Bill Burton told reporters today.
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