AAU thanks Senator Durbin (D-IL)
for introducing the American Innovation Act, legislation to help close
the nation’s innovation deficit by bolstering funding
for several federal research agencies that are key drivers of the nation’s
A joint letter from the Aerospace Industries Association, the
Association of American Universities, and the Association of Public and
Land-grant Universities thanking each U.S. Governor for their public
service and writing to ask that they continue to
communicate with their congressional delegation about the negative impact of
sequestration on theirstate.
For Immediate Release Contact: Jim Jeffries, (202) 224-8816 Alexander: “Finish the Job” of Doubling Basic Research to Keep Americans’ “High Standard of Living” Says “governing is about setting priorities,” reauthorization of America COMPETES legislation should double research, reduce waste and approve necessary program
My colleagues and I write as college and university leaders, concerned about the effect the ongoing political paralysis in Washington is having on our country. The shutdown of federal agencies and the potential for default if the government’s borrowing limit is not raised are significantly impacting the nation’s economy and the lives of many of our fellow citizens. This stalemate threatens to exacerbate the cynicism Americans already feel about the function and importance of their government.
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February 11, 2013 Dear Representative: The undersigned organizations and institutions, which represent patients, scientists, health care providers, and industry, are gravely concerned about the impact of continued cuts, including sequestration, funding shortfalls in fiscal years 2013 and 2014, and the threat of additio
Hunter Rawlings President, Association of American Universities Remarks at Stop Sequestration Press Conference February 11, 2013 Thank you all for being here. I’m Hunter Rawlings, president of the Association of American Universities, which represents 60 of the nation’s top public and private research universities. As
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November 29, 2012 Dear Members of the New York State Congressional Delegation: As Congress confronts our nations significant fiscal challenges, we urge you to avert budget sequestration and reach a balanced, long-term approach to reducing our deficit and growing our economy. We appreciate your understanding that a fail
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AAU and APLU resend to policymakers the letter on the fiscal cliff sent to them last July by 150 university presidents and chancellors from across the country.
The updated ScienceWorksForUS website shows devastating impact of budget sequester on America's research enterprise and highlights importance of federally funded university research to innovation, the economy, and society.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Barry Toiv September 14, 2012 email@example.com; 202-408-7500 AAU STATEMENT ON ADMINISTRATION SEQUESTER REPORT Following is a statement by Hunter Rawlings, President of the Association of American Universities, on the report issued today by the Office of Management and Budget on the impa
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University Leaders from 50 states urge the President and congressional leaders to avoid the year-end budget sequester and reach a balanced, long-term deficit-reduction agreement.
October 28, 2011 The Honorable Patty Murray The Honorable Jeb Hensarling Co-Chair, Joint Select Committee Co-Chair, Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction on Deficit Reduction U.S. Senate U.S. House of Representatives 448 Russell Senate Office Building 129 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Washingt
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A letter to OMB Director Jacob Lew urging the Administration to continue to make federal student aid and basic research priorities for strategic investment spending in the FY13 budget.
STATEMENT ON THE FEDERAL DEFICIT As representatives of the nations business, university, science and engineering communities, we believe the future of our nation depends on our willingness to take immediate actions to rein in the federal deficit and drive economic growth. Americans know the exploding federal debt is un
A group of five higher education associations, including AAU, submitted comments to the Department of Commerce on April 1 regarding the Administration's Strategy for American Innovation.
The Task Force on American Innovation commends the fiscal commission report for its commitment to investment in research and education.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Barry Toiv December 1, 2010 202-408-7500, firstname.lastname@example.org AAU PRAISES BOWLES-SIMPSON FISCAL REPORT The Association of American Universities (AAU), an association that includes 61 leading public and private U.S. research universities, today praised the report issued by the National Comm
The Task Force on American Innovation urges the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform to recognize the importance to the nation's economy of continuing to make new investments in education, science, and technology even as the panel develops recommendations to reduce the federal deficit.
"AAU’s mission is to advance basic research and higher education, particularly graduate education. These are two critical areas of investment for America’s future, as they produce the ideas and people essential to innovation – the foundation of economic growth, improved health, and strengthened national and homeland security.."
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