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Dec 12, 2012 Press Release

Washington, Dec 12, 2012 -

The House Republican Steering Committee has approved the roster of Republican Members on the Science, Space, and Technology Committee for the 113th Congress. The Committee’s Chairman for next Congress, Representative Lamar Smith (R-Texas), issued the following statement welcoming the new members:

 

Dec 10, 2012 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Over the weekend it was announced that China’s largest auto-parts maker will purchase a majority of A123 Systems, a now-bankrupt U.S. electric car battery manufacturer.  A123, a major supplier to U.S. automakers, had received $124 million of a $249 million federal grant from the Department of Energy.

Dec 6, 2012 Press Release

Washington DC – Today in a letter to the Department of Commerce (DOC), Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Paul Broun, M.D. (R-GA) requested the release of two unredacted reports, authored by Judge Charles B.

Dec 5, 2012 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight today held a hearing to examine issues related to international technology transfers, particularly as it pertains to how and where the benefits of American research, development, and innovation are realized.  U.S.

Nov 30, 2012 Press Release

Washington DC – The Subcommittee on Energy and Environment today held a hearing to examine research needs and priorities related to the development of America’s unconventional oil and gas resources. Witnesses discussed H.R.

Nov 29, 2012 Press Release

Washington D.C. – In a letter sent today to the U.S.

Nov 28, 2012 Press Release

Washington D.C. – The Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics today held a hearing to examine the nation’s space-based solar and space physics research program and to review the recommendations of a recently released National Research Council (NRC) decadal survey, Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society.  NASA has developed and launched a broad net

Nov 28, 2012 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Ralph M. Hall (R-TX), Chairman of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee, congratulated Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) for being selected by the House Republican Steering Committee to be the next Chairman in the 113th Congress: 

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