Invitation: Unmanned Technology Fair

The House Unmanned Systems Caucus is hosting, in collaboration with the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the 2018 Science & Technology Fair. It will take place on Wednesday, September 26th in the Rayburn Foyer from
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

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Invitation: Unmanned Technology Fair

The House Unmanned Systems Caucus is hosting, in collaboration with the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the 2018 Science & Technology Fair. It will take place on Wednesday, September 26th in the Rayburn Foyer from
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

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Cosponsor Resolution Commending Allison Alice Dunnigan

As co-chair of the Multicultural Media Caucus and a champion of media diversity, I write to urge you to cosponsor a resolution commending Allison Alice Dunnigan. Ms. Dunnigan was a pioneering journalist who overcame poverty, sexism, and racism to become
the first African-American woman to receive press credentials to the White House, Congress, and Supreme Court. Ms. Dunnigan also served as Washington Bureau Chief for the Associate Press from 1947 until 1961, during which time she ensured that readers throughout
the nation were informed about how governmental decisions impacted their lives and fought to make sure that public officials made comments on the record about policies impacting minority communities in particular.

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You’re Invited: National A&D Workforce Summit on October 2

The U.S. aerospace and defense (A&D) industry currently enjoys a prominent position in terms of global competitiveness and technical superiority. However, there are justifiable concerns about its future standing as the industry faces impending retirements;
a shortage of highly trained technical graduates; an underrepresentation of women and minorities; visa restrictions for foreign-born professionals; and increasingly serious competition from both allies and adversaries.

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