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May 27, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its controversial Waters of the U.S.

May 21, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today joined House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) in praising passage of H.R. 2262, the Spurring Private Aerospace Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship Act of 2015 or SPACE Act.

May 21, 2015 Press Release

This morning at 10 AM ET the House of Representatives will consider the Spurring Private Aerospace Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship Act of 2015, or SPACE Act. See what key stakeholders are saying about the bill.

May 20, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives approved the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015 (H.R.

May 19, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives today passed six bipartisan Science, Space, and Technology Committee bills by voice vote.

May 15, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today sent letters to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of Energy (DOE) and a former EPA employee demanding documents related to the use of private email and text messages to avoid federal transp

May 13, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee today approved a package of four space bills intended to bring stability and certainty to the growing commercial space market.

May 13, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Subcommittee on Energy held a hearing to examine research activities and infrastructure within the Department of Energy’s (DOE) national laboratories to advance nuclear energy technology. Witnesses highlighted how the private sector leverages those capabilities for investments with near-term payoff.

May 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee today introduced a package of four space bills intended to bring stability and certainty to the growing commercial space market.

May 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today voted in favor of the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015 (H.R.

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