Today, the House unanimously passed H.R. 5056, The Research and Development Efficiency Act, a bipartisan bill introduced by physician and Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Rep. Larry Bucshon, (R-Ind.).
H.R. 5056 will help alleviate administrative burdens on federally funded research, primarily the work done at universities like the University… Read more »
Representative Larry Bucshon, a member of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, joined Reps. Mike Kelly (R-PA), John Tierney (D-MA), Tim Bishop (D-NY), and Jared Polis (D-CO), to introduce H.R. 4982, the Simplifying the Application for Student Aid Act. H.R. 4982 streamlines the student aid application process helping student make timely financial decisions… Read more »
The Subcommittee on Research and Technology today approved the Frontiers in Innovation, Research, Science, and Technology (FIRST) Act (H.R. 4186) with bipartisan support. The bill reauthorizes and streamlines federal investments at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) by funding research and development… Read more »
On Tuesday, Congressman Larry Bucshon, a physician from Southern Indiana, announced he is inviting high school students in Indiana’s Eighth District to participate in, “The House STEM APP Challenge,” his first annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Academic Competition. The competition is designed to engage… Read more »
On Wednesday, the House approved a bipartisan motion to concur with the Senate on a permanent, market based solution for student loans.
Representative Larry Bucshon said:
“As a physician who made it through medical school on student loans and the father of two college students, I understand the struggle that many families face. I am pleased that the… Read more »
On Friday, the House passed H.R. 5, the Student Success Act, a bill that reduces federal overreach into K-12 education while empowering local communities to fix our broken education system based on the needs of their students. H.R. 5 would replace the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, currently known as No Child Left Behind, which has been due for reauthorization… Read more »
Congressman Larry Bucshon (IN-08) voted in favor of H.R. 803, “The Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act (SKILLS Act),” which will fix our nation’s broken job training system and help put Hoosiers back to work. The SKILLS Act passed the House today, 215-202.
Congressman Larry Bucshon (IN-08) released the following statement… Read more »
Congressman Larry Bucshon (IN-08) has been selected to serve as Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research during the 113th Congress.
Congressman Bucshon (IN-08) stated:
“I am honored to be selected as Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research during my second term in Congress. Because of my background in science and medicine, I understand very well… Read more »
Congressman Larry Bucshon (IN-08) released the following comment after voting for a one year extension of the current interest rate on subsidized Stafford Loans made to undergraduate students. The bill, H.R. 4682, the Interest Rate Reduction Act, passed the U.S. House by a vote of 215-195.
Congressman Bucshon (IN-08)… Read more »
Congressman Larry Bucshon (IN-08) released the following statement after the Committee on Education and the Workforce approved H.R. 3989, the Student Success Act and H.R. 3990, the Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act on February 28, 2012.
Congressman Bucshon (IN-08) states:
“Strengthening our education system should be the goal of every Member of… Read more »