GOP readies new offer after 'productive' Biden huddle
The White House and Senate Republicans are set to begin trading offers on infrastructure in earnest, following an Oval Office meeting yesterday that both sides described as positive.
House panel approves innovation bill
A House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee approved a bipartisan five-year reauthorization of the National Science Foundation.
Committee OKs innovation bill despite turf concerns
A Senate committee approved bipartisan innovation legislation yesterday after numerous amendments and despite concerns it could divert funding and attention from the national labs.
Senators urge changes to innovation bill before vote
A bipartisan group of 17 senators, many of whom represent states with national labs, criticized an innovation bill set for a committee vote today, arguing in a letter that the legislation should support research and development across the Department of Energy's Office of Science.
Lawmakers call for expanded DOE pipeline oversight
The ransomware attack that caused one of the nation's largest pipeline networks to halt operations is prompting lawmakers to rethink how the federal government should address cybersecurity regulations for pipelines and other energy infrastructure.