Importance of Basic Research to United States' Competitveness

March 29, 2006

562 SD
The Senate Commerce Committee's Technology, Innovation, and Competitiveness Subcommittee has scheduled a hearing on the Importance of Basic Research to United States' Competitiveness for Wednesday, March 29, 2006, at 2:30pm in room 562 of the Dirksen Building. This hearing will explore how basic research in the physical sciences impacts both long-term economic development in the United States and the ability of American industry to remain globally competitive.

Subcommittee Chairman John Ensign (R-Nev.) will preside.

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Majority Statement

  • John Ensign

    Senator

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