Chicago, IL – The Subcommittee on Research and Science Education today held a field hearing in Chicago, Illinois to examine the new National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps, or “I-Corps,” program and to assess its value to the American taxpayer.
Washington DC – The Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics today held a hearing to examine the direct economic and societal benefits that investments in NASA have generated. Witnesses discussed a broad range of technologies developed as a result of NASA research and highlighted areas where continued investments could help stimulate the pipeline for future economic growth.
Washington D.C. - Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD), Chairman of the House Science, Space, and Technology (SST) Committee Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, today released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) hydraulic fracturing study:
Washington DC – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Ralph Hall (R-TX) today released the following statement after the Department of Labor released its employment data for the month of June:
Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Ralph M. Hall (R-TX) today praised House passage of a bill to reform and streamline federal transportation programs, particularly noting the important surface transportation research included in the legislation. Chairman Hall and Committee Member Rep.
Washington D.C. - Today, the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education held a hearing to examine the opportunities and challenges faced by the nation’s research universities.
Washington D.C. - Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment held a hearing to examine the role that the Department of Energy’s (DOE) national scientific user facilities play in enabling basic research that drives innovation and economic growth. The hearing also examined challenges and opportunities associated with user facility planning and management.
Washington, D.C. – Today in a hearing of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Republicans expressed a number of concerns to Dr. John Holdren, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.
Washington, D.C. – The Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight today held a hearing to examine the science used to inform wildlife management decisions that involve hunting.