Note that new Texas Senator TED CRUZ won't even meet with NASA boosters! He could not care less about NASA when NASA happens to be a key player in keeping America No. 1 when China is about to put up a brand new space station when ours is ready for the rest home...
And notice that for a measly $6 Billion we could have kept the Constellation program (and a bunch of scientists and astronauts) going instead of riding Russian rockets. That $ could have come from the bloated Pentagon budget - they spend that on toilet paper in the Pentagon!
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