(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration announced Friday that it expects to commit $5 billion in a public-private consortium for research and development of computer chips.The White House said this would advance President Joe Biden's goals of driving research and development in the United... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Commerce Department finalized the national security "guardrails" in which recipients who receive CHIPS and Science Act funding must abide by.The CHIPS and Science Act was passed last year to address the manufacturing of semiconductors in the United States and the Commerce... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Commerce Department is requiring companies that apply for tens of billions in government funding to make semiconductors to allocate some of the money they get to provide workers with child care, the department announced on Tuesday.Tasked with allocating the more than... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Making semiconductors in the U.S. is critical for national security, Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo told reporters on Wednesday, ahead of a speech she'll give on supporting domestic manufacturing.Raimondo's remarks at Georgetown University on Thursday will focus on the importance of semiconductors... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed a multibillion-dollar bill to boost domestic computer chip manufacturing and more, touting the bipartisan package as "a once-in-a-generation investment in America itself."The law -- known as the CHIPS and Science Act -- spends nearly $53 billion... Read More.
Calling all fishers and crabbers. Summer is here and so is halibut and crabbing seasons. The WDFW is opening a lot of territory this year for some of our favorite pastimes. Perhaps, this is a result of our tough last year, where many people... Read More.