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Ralph Hall's Public Statements on Issue: Science

Full Name: Ralph Moody Hall
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 1980
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Runoff May 27, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Hampton, Brett, Blakeley
Birth Date: 05/03/1923
Birth Place: Fate, TX
Home City: Rockwall, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Jan. 18, 2013 Hall Receives STA Lifetime Achievement Award
Jan. 10, 2013 Rep. Hall Named Chairman Emeritus of Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Jan. 3, 2013 As New Congress Convenes, Congressman Hall Urges Debt Reduction and Other Common-Sense Reforms
Dec. 10, 2012 Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Nov. 15, 2012 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - The U.S. Antarctic Program: Achieving Fiscal and Logistical Efficiency While Supporting Sound Science
Nov. 13, 2012 Space Launch Liability Provisions Extension
Sept. 27, 2012 Hall Statement on President Signing Into Law a Bill to Clarify Astronaut Ownership of Apollo-Era Mementos
Sept. 20, 2012 Providing for Consideration of House Joint Resolution 118, Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3409, Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012; and Providing for Proceedings During the Period from September 22, 2012, Through November 12, 2012
Sept. 19, 2012 Confirming Full Ownership Rights to Artifacts from Astronaut's Space Missions
Sept. 14, 2012 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Recent Developments in NASA's Commercial Crew Acquisition Strategy
Aug. 15, 2012 Chairman Hall Statement on the E15 Ruling
Aug. 6, 2012 Chairman Hall Statement on Successful Mars Rover Landing
June 29, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4348, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
June 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Examining Priorities and Effectiveness of the Nation's Science Policies
June 6, 2012 Chairman Hall Statement on NASA's Commitment to Revise the Commercial Crew Program
May 31, 2012 Hall Statement on Successful SpaceX Test Mission
May 22, 2012 Hall Congratulates SpaceX on Successful Launch
May 10, 2012 Chairman Hall Statement on Passage of Science Appropriations Bill
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
March 7, 2012 Members Critical of President's NASA Budget Proposal
Feb. 17, 2012 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - An Overview of the Administration's Federal Research and Development Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 7, 2012 Committee Approves Bills to Study Mid-Level Ethanol Fuel Blends and to Coordinate Federal Networking and Information Technology R&D
Dec. 6, 2011 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - The Next Great Observatory: Assessing the James Webb Space Telescope
Dec. 6, 2011 Witnesses Discuss Challenges for the James Webb Space Telescope
Nov. 17, 2011 Chairman Hall Statement on Science Funding in Appropriations Bill
Oct. 26, 2011 Members Question Witnesses on Future Private Market for Human Spaceflight
Oct. 5, 2011 The Washington Times - Fighting Obama's Job-Killing Agenda
Sept. 14, 2011 Chairmen Hall, Palazzo, and Wolf Joint Statement on NASA SLS Announcement
Sept. 14, 2011 The Hill - NASA Unveils New Rocket Plans
May 16, 2011 Hall Statement on Final Flight of Space Shuttle Endeavour
April 14, 2011 Letter to NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
March 31, 2011 Witnesses Highlight Flawed Processes Used to Generate Climate Change Science, Inform Policy
March 30, 2011 Hearing of the Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - A Review of NASA's Exploration Program in Transition: Issues for Congress and Industry
March 22, 2011 Letter to President, Barack Obama
March 14, 2011 The Hill - The Future Value of NASA Depends on Priorities
March 11, 2011 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - An Overview of the Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Proposals at the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology
March 11, 2011 Increased Spending Focus of NSF, NIST Budget Hearing
March 2, 2011 Committee Questions NASA Administrator on Budget
March 2, 2011 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - "The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request"
Feb. 24, 2011 Hall Statement on Final Flight of Space Shuttle Discovery
Feb. 17, 2011 Republicans Question President's Science Advisor
Jan. 27, 2011 Chairmen Hall and Palazzo Reflect on NASA's Fallen Heroes
Dec. 8, 2010 Ralph Hall Named Chairman of Committee on Science and Technology
Sept. 28, 2010 Supporting Inaugural USA Science and Engineering Festival
Sept. 28, 2010 Recognizing 40th Anniversary of Apollo 13 Mission
June 29, 2010 Nasa's Constellation Program
June 22, 2010 The Space Program
May 12, 2010 America Competes Reauthorization Act 2010
Feb. 25, 2010 Griffith Defends NASA Constellation Program In Science And Technology Committee Hearing
Sept. 14, 2009 Regional Innovation Key To Competitiveness, Economic Growth
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