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FYI This Week

Current Senate Armed Services Committee chair Jack Reed (D-RI) in 2019, accompanied by Sens. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL).
- Defense Bill Takes Shortcut
- Larger DOE Role Floated for Microelectronics Initiative
- Harris Stakes Out Space Priorities
- Plus: Upcoming Events / Opportunities / Around the Web

FYI Trackers

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A digest of the latest opportunities in science policy from around the web, such as open positions on advisory committees, calls for information, fellowships, jobs, and internships.