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.

May 24, 2018
Multi-society letter on proposed visa processing changes
May 14, 2018
Letter to EPA Administrator Pruitt on Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science
May 8, 2018
Multi-society letter on the restoration of Earth Science at NASA
May 4, 2018
President Trump Responds to AMS Letter on Climate Change
May 3, 2018
Multi-organization Letter to EPA on Extending Comment Period for Proposed Rulemaking
April 13, 2018
Joint Letter on Access to Geospatial Data
January 30, 2018
AMS Letter to President Trump on Climate Change
January 15, 2018
Joint letter on the Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2017
December 7, 2017
Multisociety Letter on Graduate Student Tax Provisions
November 21, 2017
Letter to FCC from AMS, NWA, and AWCIA on the Mid-Band Spectrum Used for NOAAPort
November 15, 2017
Multi-Society Letter on Proposed Tax Reform
October 17, 2017
Multi-Society Letter on September Immigration Proclamation
June 27, 2017
Joint Letter to FCC on Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
June 21, 2017
Letter to DOE Secretary Perry on Climate Change
May 24, 2017
Multi-organization letter on importance of federal research
May 18, 2017
Joint Letter on Proposed Visa Changes
April 28, 2017
Testimony Regarding FY 2018 Funding for NSF, NASA, and NOAA
April 21, 2017
Collective Global Climate Statement
April 10, 2017
Joint Letter to FCC Concerning Possible Sharing of Satellite Spectrum
April 6, 2017
Multisociety Letter on FY 2017-2018 R&D Budget
April 3, 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Opening Remarks for the 29 March 2017 Hearing
March 28, 2017
Multi-society letter on the HONEST Act
March 13, 2017
Letter to EPA Administrator Pruitt on Climate Change
February 27, 2017
Letter to House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on NOAA Science
January 31, 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.