Testimony and Letters

May 2015

Letter to the Committee on Energy & Commerce commenting on the NIH Innovation Fund 

April 2015

Letter to the Conference Committee for the Fiscal Year 2016 budget resolution

Testimony of Research!America to the Senate Committee on Finance Subcommittee on Health Care

Letter to the Committee on Science, Space and Technology commenting on the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015 (H.R. 1806)

Letter to the Committee on Appropriations commenting on increased funding for NIH, CDC and AHRQ as part of Appropriations 302(b)

Testimony of Research!America to the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies

Testimony of Research!America to the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Concerning FY16 Appropriations for NSF

March 2015

Letter to Members of Congress regarding Research!America's FY16 Appropriations Request

Testimony to the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies for the Budget Hearing on the National Institutes of Health 

February 2015

Statement for the record of the House Committee on Ways and Means' markup of H.R. 880, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. 

November 2014

Letter to congressional leaders urging them to pass an omnibus appropriations bill that boosts funding for NIH, CDC, FDA, AHRQ and NSF

Testimony Before the Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing titled "U.S. Government Response: Fighting Ebola and Protecting America"

May 2014

Testimony to the Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Concerning FY15 Appropriations for the NIH, CDC and AHRQ

February 2014

Letter to appropriators thanking them for the funding increase provided to the FDA in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014

January 2014

Letter to the President urging him to champion medical and health research in the FY15 budget