Opening Statement By Hon. Mark Udall
Good morning. I’d like to join my colleagues in welcoming Administrator Griffin and Deputy Administrator Dale. I enjoyed our recent conversation, and I look forward to more opportunities to exchange views.
Opening Statement By Hon. Bart Gordon
Thank you Mr. Chairman. I join you in welcoming our distinguished panel to this morning’s hearing. It’s good to see you all again. However, I do think it’s unfortunate that we have you all here for only one day of hearings.
A House Committee on Science hearing today with federal agency Administrators to review the Administration’s FY2007 budget led Committee Democrats to conclude that there’s more to be done to keep America competitive in the global marketplace.
The Administration submitted its budget request to Congress this week for Fiscal Year 2007. After careful analysis, Science Committee Democrats found that, "As usual, the devil is in the details."