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Oct 18, 2019 Press Release

A bipartisan group of Members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee have introduced a bill to expand research on the health effects of exposure to low doses of ionizing radiation.

Oct 18, 2019 Press Release
House Science, Space, and Technology Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK), along with Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-DE.), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and Kamala Harris (D-CA) applauded the congressional passage of a bipartisan bill they introduced, along with hundreds of their colleagues, to award Congressional Gold Medals to Katherine Johnson and Dr.
Sep 18, 2019 Opening Statement
NASA’s long-term goal, as laid out consistently in the 2005, 2008, 2010, and 2017 NASA Authorization Acts, is to explore the Moon, Mars, and beyond in stepping stone approach based on available funding. 
Jul 16, 2019 Opening Statement

In 1969, driven by curiosity, ambition, and an innate urge to explore, Americans landed on the Moon. Doing so at the height of the Cold War helped establish our country’s technological supremacy and gave us a fundamental edge over the Soviet Union.  The Apollo program’s success was far from certain, but our nation set to achieve the bold goal nevertheless. As Neil Armstrong remarked upon return, the nation staked its reputation on the mission. What resulted was perhaps the greatest achievement of any organization.

Jul 16, 2019 Press Release

Today, Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) introduced H.R. 3766, the “One Small Step to Protect Human Heritage in Space Act” with Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK), Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics’ Chairwoman Kendra Horn and Subcommittee Ranking Member Brian Babin (R-TX). This bill would require that all licenses issued by the U.S.