April 2018 Government & Community Relations Update

UO undergraduate advocates for science funding in D.C.

April 26, 2018
This article first appeared in Around the O on April 26. It’s a good thing Rachael Cleveland had early exams last term.
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Summary of FY18 Omnibus Bill Funding

April 16, 2018
In mid-March, Congress passed the FY18 omnibus appropriations bill – H.R. 1625, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 – to fund the federal government until the end of the current fiscal year, ending September 30, 2018. On March 23, President Donald Trump signed the package into law.
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Federal funding increase moves ShakeAlert closer to reality

April 10, 2018
Article first appeared in Around the O, April 10, 2018 A recent boost in federal funding will move the ShakeAlert earthquake early warning system closer to completion.
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