The U.S. government might not be funding the human return to the moon, but at least it acknowledges that there is a dangerous space race underway.
VP Mike Pence passed along Trump’s direct threat to NASA that heads will roll at the agency if it doesn’t put Americans back on the moon within five years–six years ahead of the optimistic target already in place.
Yes, sir, there is a threat. It must be met. But meeting it only with threats to your own people isn’t going to get it done. Actually appropriating the money is the first step.