Sign Letter to President Trump Urging Him Against Closing Cyber Security Coordinator Position

     A recent report by
Politico has indicated the Administration and National Security Adviser Bolton are considering eliminating the position of Assistant to the President and Cyber Security Coordinator. This position plays a vital role in developing and coordinating the United
States’ strategy and responses to threats across government, as well as outreach to the private sector.

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Lunch Briefing Tomorrow: Genetics in health and ancestry

Please join us for a briefing about what new advances in genetics can tell us about ancestry, health, and ourselves. The panel will focus on the role of genes and the environment in human health, the opportunities for precision medicine, and the role of
public engagement in the coming era of personal genetics and gene editing.

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CLOSING AT NOON: Sign Letter to President Trump Urging Him Against Closing Cyber Security Coordinator Position

     A recent report by
Politico has indicated the Administration and National Security Adviser Bolton are considering eliminating the position of Assistant to the President and Cyber Security Coordinator. This position plays a vital role in developing and coordinating the United
States’ strategy and responses to threats across government, as well as outreach to the private sector.

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Co-Sponsor Legislation to Maintain a Senior Cybersecurity Advisor in the White House

Recent reports have indicated that the Administration may soon eliminate the post of Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator. The White
House cybersecurity coordinator has been instrumental in developing cyber policy and quarterbacking responses to major cyber incidents across the federal government for nearly nine years. This is a full-time job with complex responsibilities impacting all
federal departments and the private sector. Removing or consolidating the position would be a grave mistake.

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BRIEFING: Road User Charge and the Future of Transportation Funding

Disruptions in our transportation system are happening more quickly than Congress can consider policy solutions to adapt. We would like to invite you to a briefing highlighting the future of transportation funding and the innovative work happening across
the country to develop a more stable, equitable source of transportation funding and to better prepare us for these changes.

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Sign Letter to President Trump Urging Him Against Closing Cyber Security Coordinator Position

     A recent report by
Politico has indicated the Administration and National Security Adviser Bolton are considering eliminating the position of Assistant to the President and Cyber Security Coordinator. This position plays a vital role in developing and coordinating the United
States’ strategy and responses to threats across government, as well as outreach to the private sector.

Read More

Co-Sponsor Legislation to Maintain a Senior Cybersecurity Advisor in the White House

Recent reports have indicated that the Administration may soon eliminate the post of Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator. The White
House cybersecurity coordinator has been instrumental in developing cyber policy and quarterbacking responses to major cyber incidents across the federal government for nearly nine years. This is a full-time job with complex responsibilities impacting all
federal departments and the private sector. Removing or consolidating the position would be a grave mistake.

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Briefing Tomorrow: Access to Science and Technology Expertise in Congress

Technology is rapidly changing with robotics, artificial intelligence, genetic engineering, and cybersecurity becoming increasingly relevant in our daily lives. While it’s difficult for anyone to stay informed on the challenges and issues, it’s especially
important for Congress to have access to the best possible information about the current and future state of science and technology in the US and the world. In this briefing, we will explore the importance of and avenues for Congress to access expertise in
science and technology.

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Oppose Reckless and Wasteful H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017

As members of the Nevada delegation, we strongly urge you to oppose this reckless, controversial bill as it blatantly ignores the concerns of Nevadans who do not wish to see the federal government turn our state into a dumping ground for nuclear waste from
other states. Since its inception, the Yucca Mountain Project has bipartisan opposition at the federal, state, and local levels. This opposition currently includes the Nevada Legislature and Governor Sandoval.

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