October 2023 Government & Community Relations Update

SCYP and City of Salem kick off year long partnership

This article first published by UO College of Design on Oct. 23.

Congresswoman Salinas introduces bipartisan bill to accelerate quantum instrumentation, resources

On October 13, Congresswoman Andrea Salinas (OR-06) and Congressman Jim Baird (IN-04) introduced the Quantum Instrumentation for Science and Engineering Act (HB 5950), bipartisan legislation that will accelerate quantum research and development in the United States.

Congress passes CR to fund federal government through Nov. 17

On September 30, the House and the Senate voted to pass a continuing resolution (H.R. 5860) to fund the federal government through November 17. Oregon’s two senators and six members of the House of Representatives all voted in favor of the stopgap funding bill.