Rep. James Himes

CVD success: Rep. Himes co-sponsors the Keep STEM Talent Act!

For the APS Congressional Visit Day last month, my team visited the DC office of Representative Jim Himes (D-CT-04) to advocate for a number of issues important to science (see previous post). One of our asks was for Rep. Himes to cosponsor the Keep STEM Talent Act. I just heard that Rep. Himes is now a cosponsor! Thanks so much to my CVD team, to Rep. Himes and to the staffer we met with, Jessica Hagens-Jordan!

APS Signal Boost for February 2020 where Callie discusses the Congressional Visit Day.

Note: for some reason Himes is not showing up on the cosponsor list on Congress.gov, but I trust that the email I got from APS is correct, it just may take some time to appear.

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