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AAU applauds the introduction of legislation (S. 1398) by Senators Lamar Alexander, Chris Coons, and several colleagues to reauthorize and strengthen critical Department of Energy (DOE) research programs at the Office of Science and the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Energy (ARPA-E).


This edition of the Weekly Wrap-up covers movement of FY16 CJS, defense appropriations, and energy and water bills, as well as issues related to COMPETES legislation, patent legislation, and HEA reauthorization. Also, AAU submits comments to NIH on sustainability of the biomedical workforce.


AAU responds to the NIH request for information on the sustainability of the biomedical workforce and the future of biomedical research.

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