Congressional Testimony

2015 Testimony

Exploring Commercial Opportunities to Maximize Earth Science Investments (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Testimony by Scott Pace, Tuesday, November 17, 2015.

NOAA Utilization of Commercial Remo te Sensing Data (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Testimony by Scott Pace, Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

U.S. Human Exploration Goals and Commercial Space Competitiveness (.pdf), Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - Subcommittee on Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competiveness. Testimony by Scott Pace, Tuesday, February 24, 2015.

ISIL and the New Islamist Challenge (.pdf), Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee: "What Is The State of Islamic Extremism: Key Trends, Challenges, and Implications for U.S. Policy." Testimony by Marc Lynch, Friday, February 13, 2015.

2014 Testimony

Evaluating U.S. Options for Iraq (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Armed Services: "Security Situation in Iraq and Syria: U.S. Policy Options and Implications for the Region". Testimony of Stephen Biddle. July 29, 2014.

Mars Flyby 2021: The First Deep Space Mission for the Orion and Space Launch System? (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Testimony by Scott Pace, February 27, 2014.

Necessary Updates to the Commercial Space Launch Act (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Subcommittee on Space. Testimony by Henry R. Hertzfeld, February 4, 2014.

2013 Testimony

War Termination in Afghanistan (.pdf), House Committee on Foreign Affairs: Joint Meeting of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa. "After the Withdrawal: The Way Forward in Afghanistan and Pakistan". Testimony of Stephen Biddle. October 29, 2013.

Assessing the Case for Striking Syria (.pdf), House Committee on Homeland Security hearing on "Crisis in Syria: Implications for Homeland Security." Testimony of Stephen Biddle. September 10, 2013.

2012 Testimony

NASA's Strategic Direction (.pdf), Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics . Testimony by Scott Pace, Thursday, December 12, 2012

Confronting Damascus: U.S. Policy Toward the Evolving Situation in Syria, Part II, hearing by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia. Testimony by Marc Lynch, April 25, 2012.

Assessing China's Role and Influence in Africa, (.pdf) hearing by the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights. Testimony by David H. Shinn, March 29, 2012.

2011 Testimony

China's Role in Africa: Implications (.pdf), testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs by Amb. David Shinn, November 1, 2011.
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Impacts of the LightSquared Network on Federal Science Activities (.pdf), Testimony before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, by Scott Pace, September 8, 2011.

Minority at Risk: Coptic Christians in Egypt, Testimony before the U.S. Helsinki Commission by Michelle Clark, July 22, 2011
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Assessing the Consequences of the Failed State of Somalia (.pdf). Testimony before the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights and the House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade by David H. Shinn, July 7, 2011.

Testimony For The Hearing On The Office Of Commercial Space Transportation's Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request (.pdf). Testimony before the House Subcommittee On Space And Aeronautics by Henry R. Hertzfeld, May 5, 2011.

Drilling for a Solution: Finding Ways to Curtail the Crushing Effect of High Gas Prices on Small Business (.pdf), Testimony before the House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade, by Robert Weiner, April 14, 2011.

A Review of NASA's Exploration Program in Transition, testimony before the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology's Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics, Scott Pace, March 30, 2011.

WikiLeaks, Diplomacy, and Information Management (.pdf), Testimony before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, by Thomas McNamara, March 10, 2011.

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