Congressmen Bill Foster: Life as a Scientist in Congress

November 05, 2015 • 5:00 PM • See description

"Life as a Scientist in Congress" --- Join us as Congressman Bill Foster, a physicist turned politician, discusses how he applies the rigors of science to engage American politics and why we need more scientists in government. Congressman Bill Foster represents the 11th Congressional District of Illinois. He is the co-founder of the Inventions Caucus, a participant in the Congressional Oversight of the proposed Iranian nuclear deal, member of the Financial Services Committee and of the House Committee on Science and Space Technology.