Support Gulf War Illness Treatment Research

We invite you to join us in sending a letter (text below) to the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee urging continued support in FY 2017 for the Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP) within the Department of Defense Congressional Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).

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Meet a Nobel Prize Winner on Wednesday

In the past 50 years, all aspects of modern life have been totally changed by discoveries resulting from basic science research. Many of these discoveries were unimaginable by the general public, but a young scientist in a lab somewhere had a vision, and fortunately, the support and resources to pursue that vision.

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Support STEM Educaton in Defense Appropriations (v. 2)

Providing Science, Technology, Education and Math (STEM) education to America’s youth is critical to the global competitiveness of our nation. We need to be committed to ensuring the United States remains competitive globally by strengthening the pipeline of American graduates with degrees in STEM fields. We are asking to restore the DoD STARBASE Program funding to $25 million in the FY2017 Appropriations.

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FBI v. Apple Letter

As you know, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is currently seeking a judicial order requiring Apple Inc. to break its own product, an iPhone 5C in the San Bernardino Terrorist Attack. Unfortunately, the FBI has chosen to interpret the All Writs Act in an unprecedented manner, specifically moving to compel Apple to jeopardize its own proprietary encryption.

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Support the DOE Office of Science

From: The Honorable Randy Hultgren Sent By: andrew.mooney@mail.house.gov Date: 3/2/2016 Dear Colleague: We are writing to ask that you join us in sending the attached letter to the Appropriations Committee, urging the Committee to support robust and sustained funding for the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science, and the critical research, unique scientific facilities, […]

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