NCSE Testimonies to Congress

NCSE presents expert testimony to Congressional committees and the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) as part of its effort to advance environmental science research and improve the scientific basis for environmental decisionmaking.

Testimony Presented by NCSE

Date

Testimony

Description

April 26, 2007 NSF & NOAA Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2008 appropriations to NSF and NOAA.
April 26, 2007 NSF & NOAA Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2008 appropriations to NSF and NOAA.
April 26, 2007 USGS & EPA Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2008 appropriations to USGS and EPA's Office of Research and Development.
April 19, 2007 USGS & EPA Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2008 appropriations to USGS and EPA's Office of Research and Development.
March 13, 2007 EPA Testimony delivered to the House Subcommittee on Energy and Environment regarding EPA’s FY 2008 Science and Technology Budget Proposal. 

April 28, 2006

 

NSF

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science, in support of FY 2007 appropriations for the National Science Foundation.

April 28, 2006

USGS & EPA

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2007 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowships and research grants programs.

April 16, 2006

NSF

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Science, State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2007 appropriations for the National Science Foundation.

March 16, 2006

USGS & EPA

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2007 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowships and research grants programs.

March 16, 2006

EPA

Testimony delivered to the House Subcommittee on Environment, Technology, and Standards, regarding EPA’s FY 2007 Science and Technology Budget Proposal. 

May 2, 2005

NSF

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science, in support of FY 2006 appropriations for the National Science Foundation.

April 29, 2005

 

USGS & EPA

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2006 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowships and research grants programs.

April 8, 2005

NSF

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Science, State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2006 appropriations for the National Science Foundation.

March 18, 2005

USGS & EPA

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2006 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowships and research grants programs.

April 30, 2004

USGS

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2005 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey.

April 30, 2004

NSF & EPA

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on VA HUD, in support of FY 2005 appropriations for the National Science Foundation's Environmental Research and Education portfolio and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowship and research grants programs.

April 2, 2004

USGS

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2005 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey.

March 25, 2004

NSF & EPA

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on VA HUD, in support of FY 2005 appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowship and research grants programs.

April 30, 2003

NSF & EPA

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on VA HUD, in support of FY 2004 appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowship program.

April 18, 2003

USGS

Testimony delivered to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, i n support of FY 2004 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey.

April 9, 2003

NSF & EPA

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on VA HUD, in support of FY 2004 appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the Environmental Protection Agency's STAR (Science to Achieve Results) graduate fellowship program.

April 3, 2003

USGS

Testimony delivered to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, in support of FY 2004 appropriations for the U.S. Geological Survey.

Sept. 4, 2002

PCAST Report

Testimony delivered to the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), regarding the PCAST draft report: "Assessing the U.S. R&D Investment."

June 19, 2002

NSF Authorization Act of 2002

Testimony delivered to the Senate Committee on Health, Education and Labor, in support of the NSF Authorization Act of 2002, to double the NSF budget over the course of five years.

June 12, 2002

Federal R&D Portfolio

Testimony delivered to the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, regarding the balance of the federal R&D investment portfolio.