AMS Position Letters

From time to time, AMS signs letters of support with other organizations in an effort to reach policy and thought leaders on critically important topics across the greater scientific community.

21 June 2017
Letter to DOE Secretary Perry on Climate Change
24 May 2017
Multi-organization letter on importance of federal research
18 May 2017
Joint Letter on Proposed Visa Changes
28 April 2017
Testimony Regarding FY 2018 Funding for NSF, NASA, and NOAA
21 April 2017
Collective Global Climate Statement
6 April 2017
Multisociety Letter on FY 2017-2018 R&D Budget
10 April 2017
Joint Letter to FCC Concerning Possible Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
3 April 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Opening Remarks for the 29 March 2017 Hearing
28 March 2017
Multi-society letter on the HONEST Act
13 March 2017
Letter to EPA Administrator Pruitt on Climate Change
27 February 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NOAA Science
31 January 2017
Multi-Society Letter Concerning Executive Order on Immigration and Visas

AMS was among 152 organizations representing a broad spectrum of professional scientific, engineering and education societies, national associations, and universities to sign a letter to President Trump expressing deep concern that his Executive Order on visas and immigration will have a negative impact on the ability of scientists and engineers to enter, or leave from and return to, the United States.

16 December 2016
Joint letter to Secretary of Commerce Pritzker concerning possible sharing of satellite spectrum
28 June 2016
Letter from 31 Scientific Organizations to Congress Reaffirming Consensus on Climate Change
20 June 2016
Letter to FCC Concerning Possible Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
16 March 2016
Letter on CSIRO Climate Science
3 March 2016
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NOAA Science
1 March 2016
Joint letter with NWA to FCC concerning possible sharing of satellite spectrum
7 December 2015
Letter to Senate Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness concerning hearing on climate change science
24 November 2015
Joint letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NOAA Science