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STAC Shares House Letter to Appropriations Chair on Authorizing Funding the CHIPS & Science Act

November 29, 2022

The Science & Technology Action Committee (STAC) strongly supports a letter sent by Chairwoman of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Eddie Bernice Johnson to House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro. In the letter, Chairwoman Johnson requests the full funding of the CHIPS & Science Act to ensure U.S. global economic and technology competitiveness.

In the letter, Chairwoman Johnson wrote, “As the Chairwoman of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee, and a leader in crafting the CHIPS and Science Act, I am writing to strongly encourage you to bring our efforts on the CHIPS and Science Act to fruition by fully funding the activities and authorization levels we put forth in the Act.”

To read the full letter, click here.

The Science & Technology Action Committee is a group of 22 non-profit, academic, foundation, and corporate leaders working to dramatically strengthen U.S. science and technology. The Committee is co-chaired by: Keith Yamamoto, Vice Chancellor for Science Policy & Strategy UCSF, Sudip Parikh, CEO, The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Mary Woolley, President & CEO, Research!America, and Bill Novelli, Professor & Founder, Business For Impact Center, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.