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Explore the most recent news about AIBS's initiatives, programs, resources, and events.

Bullet action-alerts, policy · Mar 04, 2021

Ask Your Members of Congress to Cosponsor the RISE Act

On February 27, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the latest COVID-19 relief package—the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (H.R. 1319). The package includes $600 million for the National Science Foundation and $150 million for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, but it does not include research relief provisions at the levels requested by the scientific community.

Bullet action-alerts, policy · Jul 06, 2020

Ask Congress to Oppose ICE Guidance on Foreign Students in United States

On July 6, 2020, United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) issued guidance that would force international students to leave the country if they do not participate in in-person instruction during the fall 2020 semester. Please take a few moments to write to your members of Congress about intervening to protect foreign students in the United States.

Bullet action-alerts, policy · Mar 05, 2020

Ask Your Representatives to Support Investment in NSF

Congress has started debate on funding levels for federal programs for fiscal year 2021. Please show your support for the National Science Foundation (NSF) by asking your Representative to sign a letter in support of funding the agency at $9 billion in 2021.