Thursday’s scheduled hearing by the Commerce, Justice, and Science subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee on the NASA budget, scheduled for Thursday, has been postponed, according to the committee’s calendar. NASA administrator Charles Bolden was scheduled to testify. The hearing has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 5th, at 10:30 am. No reason for the postponement was announced.
A reminder that a hearing on NASA’s exploration program by the space subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee remains on for this morning at 10 am. The witnesses are Doug Cooke, NASA associate administrator for exploration; Scott Pace of George Washington University’s Space Policy Institute; and Jim Maser, chairman of AIAA’s corporate membership committee and also president of Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne. The hearing will be webcast.