COMPETES Act

Congress Headed for a Fight on Science

Congress appears ready to start of new fight on what until recently has been a largely non-partisan issue.  House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chair Lamar Smith (R-TX) has circulated draft legislation to reauthorize and replace the America COMPETES Act.   Entitled the “Frontiers in Innovation, Research, Science, Technology Act of 2013” or FIRST Act, the......

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