Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today demanded the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provide all documents related to the agency’s preservation of text messages, as required
Washington, D.C. – The House Science, Space, and Technology Committee today approved five bills with broad bipartisan support.
Washington, D.C. –The Subcommittee on Space today held a hearing on The Commercial Crew Program: Challenges and Opportunities. The purpose of the hearing was to review NASA’s efforts to develop and acquire safe, reliable, and affordable crew transfer services to the International Space Station (ISS).
Washington D.C. – Today in a hearing of the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, National Science Foundation (NSF) Director France Córdova declared her support for a legislative effort to promote a “national interest standard” for taxpayer-funded research grants that is aligned with the original 1950 legislation that created the NSF.
Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives today approved the bipartisan STEM Education Act of 2015 (H.R. 1020), introduced by Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) and Rep. Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.).
Washington D.C. – The House Science, Space, and Technology Committee today held a hearing to receive testimony and question Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on the Department of Energy’s (DOE) science and technology priorities represented in the president’s fiscal year 2016 budget request.
Washington D.C. – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Vice-Chairman Frank Lucas (R-Okla.) and Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) today introduced the bipartisan EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act to bring fairness, transparency, and independence to the EPA’s expert panel. Similar legislation passed the House in the 113th Congress with bipartisan support.
Washington D.C. – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) and Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) today will introduce the Secret Science Reform Act to ensure future EPA regulations are based on the best available science. Similar legislation passed the House in the 113th Congress with bipartisan support.