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House Water, Power And Oceans Hearing On FY 2017 Budget Request Gets Heated

Representatives from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Bureau of Reclamation, Western Area Power Administration, and the Bonneville Power Administration found themselves in hostile territory earlier this week at a hearing held by the House Natural Resources Committee’s Subcommittee on Water, Power, and Oceans.

Dr. France Córdova

House Subcommittee Supportive Of NSF’s FY 2017 Budget Request

Dr. France Córdova, Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF), and Dr. Dan Arvizu, Chairman of the National Science Board, found a generally supportive bipartisan audience during their recent fiscal year 2017 (FY 17) budget overview hearing before the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee’s Subcommittee on Research and Technology.