As the race for president begins it’s time to look at the candidate’s stance on Space Exploration. Historically it has been democratic presidents that have boosted the space program the most. Of course there was Kennedy and Johnson during the Apollo years. Either way space exploration dreams are bipartisan and it’s usually the policy of the individual candidate that makes the difference.
Here is a great article on the candidates current space policies. You might be surprised.
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