Letters and Testimony

ASBMB engages in direct correspondence with members of Congress, federal agencies, and various other entities.  When in agreement with ASBMB's interests, the society also signs on to letters circulated by various coalitions, scientific societies, and other institutions.

ASBMB Letters

Coalition Letters

Ad Hoc Group for Medical Research

Coalition for Health Funding

Coalition for National Science Funding

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education Coalition

NDD United

Other Sign-On Letters

ASBMB Congressional Testimony

Congress often requests testimony from experts when debating a particular bill. Witnesses submit written testimony that they read aloud at the hearing, before making themselves available for questions from members of Congress.