Federal Relations

February 2, 2009

Congressman Baird to Chair S&T Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment

The Democratic members of the House Committee on Science and Technology formally elected their subcommittee chairs last week. Congressman Brian Baird (D-WA) was elected as chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, while Congressman Daniel Lipinski (D-IL) will take up the role of chair of the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education vacated by Baird.