U.S. Geological Survey

Coverage includes the budget, appropriations, policy and leadership appointments of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the Department of the Interior’s scientific research agency. Coverage also includes USGS programs for climate research, natural hazards, and energy and mineral resources.

Leadership and Staff

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Assistant Secretary for Water and Science, Department of the Interior
JUL 19, 2023 – Appointed acting assistant secretary
AUG 04, 2022 – Confirmed by voice vote
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Chief Scientist
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APR 16, 2024 – Advanced by House Natural Resources Committee
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FEB 08, 2024 – Introduced in Senate
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JAN 18, 2024 – Introduced in Senate
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JAN 17, 2024 – Advanced by House Natural Resources Committee
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DEC 14, 2023 – Advanced by Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee