Federal - HR 840

A bill to increase the participation of women, girls, and underrepresented minorities in STEM fields, to encourage and support students from all economic backgrounds to pursue STEM career opportunities, and for other purposes.

Introduced

February 10, 2015

Description

A bill to increase the participation of women, girls, and underrepresented minorities in STEM fields, to encourage and support students from all economic backgrounds to pursue STEM career opportunities, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 26

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  • May 11, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 4, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kuster, (D-N.H.)
  • Jan. 25, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)
  • Nov. 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Keating, (D-Mass.)
    Huffman, (D-Calif.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 30, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • July 27, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)
  • July 8, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)
  • July 7, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
  • June 24, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Matsui, D. (D-Calif.)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
  • June 9, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)Edwards, (D-Md.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
  • June 2, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hinojosa, (D-Texas)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • March 23, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Honda, (D-Calif.)Plaskett, (D-V.I.)
    Higgins, (D-N.Y.)Lujan, B. (D-N.M.)Veasey, (D-Texas)
  • Feb. 10, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 2

    Slaughter, L. (D-N.Y.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 10, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce.Congressional Record p. H916

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