Washington, D.C. –Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Ralph Hall (R-TX) and Representative Dan Boren (D-OK) today introduced legislation to improve Federal efforts to prepare for and respond to drought. The bill, H.R.
GOP Amendments Aim to Strengthen Transparency and Independent Review of Costly Regulations
Washington, D.C. – Republican Members of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee last evening spoke on the House Floor and offered amendments in support of H.R. 3409, referred to as the “Stop the War on Coal Act.” The bill passed the House today by a vote of 233 to 175.
Committee Chairman Ralph Hall (R-TX) made the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives today unanimously approved H.R.
Washington DC – The House today approved H.R. 6213, the No More Solyndras Act, by a vote of 245 to 161. Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Ralph Hall (R-TX) spoke in support of the fiscally responsible measure.
Washington DC – The Science, Space, and Technology Committee today held a hearing to review NASA’s rationale for selecting three companies to award $1.1 billion to develop competing concepts for human space transportation launch systems. Witnesses and Members discussed the cost and safety implications of these decisions and examined the level of NASA’s insight and thus, its ab
Washington, D.C. – Today the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight held a hearing to examine the events that led to an unauthorized reprogramming of millions of dollars within the National Weather Service (NWS).
Washington DC – The Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics today held a hearing to examine ongoing development of the next generation heavy-lift launch vehicle, called the Space Launch System (SLS), the Orion crew capsule, as well as to discuss how these technol
Washington, D.C. – Today in a letter sent to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson, Science, Space and Technology Committee Vice Chairman James Sensenbrenner (R-WI) and Committee Member, Rep.
Washington DC – In case you missed it, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) recently commented on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to lower the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for fine particulate matter (PM2.5).
Washington DC – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Ralph Hall (R-TX) and Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics Chairman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) issued the following statements today on the passing of American astronaut Neil Armstrong: