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Bridenstine-backed bill aims to improve weather data through private companies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Jim Bridenstine is supporting a bill aimed at providing improved weather data for forecasters. The bill would allow the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to purchase weather data from private companies, something it currently does not do. The Oklahoma Republican said the public may get improved warnings by using data from privately owned satellites instead of only relying on government satellites. “It should improve the model. In some cases, it may be better...

Congressman Jim Bridenstine Opposes Puerto Rico Bill

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I voted against the PROMESA Act, legislation to manage Puerto Rico’s $118 billion in debt and unfunded pension obligations. PROMESA (HR 5278) would establish a seven-member Oversight Board empowered to manage the island’s public finances, restructure its debt burden, and restore economic growth. Rather than intervene, Congress should allow the creditor-debtor negotiation and litigation processes to move forward. Reliance on voluntary negotiation and the courts better protects property rights and...

Congressman Jim Bridenstine Invites Oklahoma AG Scott Pruitt to Testify

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Congressman Jim Bridenstine invited Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to testify on the impact Obama Administration regulations are having on the state of Oklahoma. The hearing topic is “The Impact of EPA’s Clean Power Plan on States.” The Congressman chaired a hearing of the Environment Subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Thursday at 9:30 AM (Eastern Time). Pruitt will be the lead witness. Also testifying will be Brianne Gorod, Chief Counsel, Const...

in the news

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RT @club4growth: Thank you @RepJBridenstine for standing up for economic freedom. @DavidMMcintosh @RepJBridenstine | 06.22.2016
I'm cosponsoring the Hope for Alzheimer's Act for the 5m+ Americans living w/ Alzheimer's. We must support those facing this disease #ENDALZ @RepJBridenstine | 06.20.2016
I had the honor of working with Patti Grace Smith to advance commercial space issues. She will be greatly missed. @RepJBridenstine | 06.07.2016
RT @FreedomWorks: FreedomWorks' Congressman of the Month - Jim Bridenstine: via @NeilSiefring @RepJBridenstine | 05.05.2016