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.

Multisociety Letter on FY 2017-2018 R&D Budget
6 April 2017
Joint Letter to FCC Concerning Possible Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
10 April 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Opening Remarks for the 29 March 2017 Hearing
3 April 2017
Multi-society letter on the HONEST Act
28 March 2017
Letter to EPA Administrator Pruitt on Climate Change
13 March 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NOAA Science
27 February 2017
Multi-Society Letter Concerning Executive Order on Immigration and Visas
31 January 2017

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.

Joint letter to Secretary of Commerce Pritzker concerning possible sharing of satellite spectrum
16 December 2016
Letter from 31 Scientific Organizations to Congress Reaffirming Consensus on Climate Change
28 June 2016
Letter to FCC Concerning Possible Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
20 June 2016