There is a petition started on 20 Nov 2006 calling for Congress to support the Bussard Fusion Reactor.
The short version: Dr. Bussard has a Navy contract that is unfunded.
Also please write your Government to urge them to fund the Navy contract:
House of Representatives
Dr Bussard was on The Space Show last night. You can hear the audio here.
Cross Posted at Power and Control and at Classical Values