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Comments in Response to House Science Committee Discussion Draft of Legislation to Reauthorize the National Science Foundation

In general, we view the draft legislation very favorably. We are particularly pleased to see robust and increasing funding levels that would effectively double the funding for NSF over five years. We applaud this increase in funding, which we believe is long overdue. Second, we were extremely...

PAA-APC Comments on House NSF Reauth Discussion Draft July 2020.pdf

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PAA Urges Congress to Support NSF and Census in Fiscal Year 2017 Spending Measures

As you deliberate final funding and policy decisions in both the anticipated continuing resolution (CR) and final FY 2017 omnibus spending measure, we want to share our views regarding your funding recommendations versus the Senate version of the bill and comment on the long-term funding outcome...

PAA-APC-letter-to-Culberson-and-Honda-re-FY-2017-omnibus-9-16.pdf

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PAA Urges House Appropriations Committee to Support Census Bureau and NSF in FY 2017

Writing regarding the Committee’s upcoming consideration of the Fiscal Year 2017 Commerce, Science, Justice (CJS) Appropriations bill. Despite funding the Census Bureau and National Science Foundation below the Administration’s request, we urge the Committee to approve the bill and to oppose any...

FY-2017-CJS-approps-full-committee-mark-up-letter-5-16.pdf

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PAA Joins in Thanking Senate and House Appropriators for Affirming Merit Review at NSF

The Senate and House Appropriations Committees recently completed work on the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies bill, which funds the Census Bureau and National Science Foundation (NSF). This year, PAA was pleased that there were NO provisions either to tamper with the Merit Review...

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PAA Calls on U.S. Senate to Support Census Bureau and NSF

The Senate is currently considering H.R. 2578, the Fiscal Year 2017 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill. The CJS bill funds the Census Bureau and the National Science Foundation (NSF)--two federal agencies essential to the organizations we represent. The Census Bureau provides...

letter-to-Senate-re.-FY-2017-CJS-floor-debate-6-16.pdf

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PAA & APC Respond to Request for Comments on NSF Strategic Plan Review

We are pleased to offer comments in response to the review of the NSF strategic plan for 2014-18 #GPAC2016 #LettersandComments #NSF

PAAAPC-Comments-forNSF-Strategic-Plan-review.pdf

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PAA Testifies to Congress in Support of Census Bureau and NSF

Thank you, Chairman Shelby, Ranking Member Shaheen, and other distinguished members of the subcommittee, for this opportunity to express support for the Census Bureau and the National Science Foundation (NSF). These agencies are important to the Population Association of America (PAA),, and...

PAA-APC-CJS-FY-18-Senate-testimony-May-12-2017.pdf

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Testimony on FY 2021 Appropriations for Census Bureau and NSF

Thank you, Chairman Serrano, Ranking Member Aderholt, and other distinguished members of the Subcommittee, for this opportunity to express support for the Census Bureau and the National Science Foundation (NSF). These agencies are important to the Population Association of America (PAA) and...

PAA-APC-CJS-FY-21-House-testimony-3-20-FINAL.pdf

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PAA Joins in Effort Decrying Proposed Cuts to Institute of Education Sciences/IES

Thank you for the opportunity to offer our perspective on the status and future of federal support for scientific research as the committee begins the process of drafting legislation to reauthorize the National Science Foundation (NSF). #GPAC2015 #LettersandComments #NSF

PAA-APC-Offers-Comments-as-Senate-Commerce-Committee-Solicits-Input-on-Planned-NSF-Reauthorization-Bill.pdf

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Comments to 2015 Senate Committee Planning NSF Reauthorization Bill

Thank you for the opportunity to offer our perspective on the status and future of federal support for scientific research as the committee begins the process of drafting legislation to reauthorize the National Science Foundation (NSF). #GPAC2015 #NSF

PAA-APC-Offers-Comments-as-Senate-Commerce-Committee-Solicits-Input-on-Planned-NSF-Reauthorization-Bill.pdf

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