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Jul 13, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, DC) On July 7, 2021, House Committee on Science, Space and Technology Ranking Member Frank Lucas and Subcommittee on Environment Ranking Member Stephanie Bice published an op-ed discussing threats to American leadership in science and technology and the opportunities that lie ahead for Americans in Oklahoma and across the Nation if we make comprehensive, sustainable investments in America’s research enterprise.

Jun 15, 2021 Press Release

Today, the House Science, Space, and Technology passed two landmark bills to double down on federal investment in American research and development. The bills significantly increase funding for the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science.

Jun 14, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Research & Technology Ranking Member Michael Waltz (R-FL) was joined by Rep. Deborah Ross (D-NC), Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK), and Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) to introduce legislation establishing a national strategy for science and technology.

Jun 14, 2021 Press Release

Today, House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Member Young Kim (R-CA) introduced a bill to expand access to educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The Innovations in Informal STEM Learning Act would provide merit-based grants to nonprofit organizations, out-of-school activities, and related programs engaging students ages prekindergarten through 8th grade in STEM programs. 

Jun 14, 2021 Bill

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H.R. 3859, the Innovations in Informal STEM Learning Act

 

Summary

This bill would provide merit-based grants to nonprofit organizations, out-of-school activities, and related programs engaging students ages prekindergarten through 8th grade in STEM programs. 

 

Status

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Jun 11, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Ranking Member Jay Obernolte (R-CA) was joined by Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-CA), Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK), and Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) to introduce legislation to strengthen America’s artificial intelligence (AI) workforce. 

May 18, 2021 Bill


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H.R. 144, the Supporting Early Career Researchers Act

 

Summary

This bill authorizes the National Science Foundation to establish a two-year pilot program to award grants to highly qualified early-career investigators to carry out an independent research program at the institution of higher education chosen by such investigator, to last for a period not greater than two years.