Rep. Haley Stevens' bill passed by House supports students in STEM education

July 26, 2019

The first bill introduced by Michigan Congresswoman Haley Stevens is now her first piece of legislation passed by the House. The Building Blocks of STEM Act, which passed the House Tuesday, directs the National Science Foundation to more equitably allocate funding for research with a focus on early childhood.  The bill also directs the foundation to support research on the factors that discourage or encourage girls to engage in STEM activities. [ Watch Video ]