House of Representatives
Former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly won his race for the U.S. Senate in Arizona Nov. 3 while two members of Congress involved in space issues lost their bids for reelection.
Rep. Adam Smith: “We remain concerned that COVID relief money isn’t getting to the right people."
Chairman Adam Smith said Space Force leaders so far have not pushed back against Rep. Crenshaw's 'Starfleet' amendment
The chair of the House space subcommittee says NASA has still not convinced her that the agency has a viable plan to return humans to the moon by 2024.
Defense committee says not having a senior civilian acquisition executive for space is a “fundamental problem."
The committee is concerned that the Air Force’s recommendations “risk undermining congressional oversight of major space acquisition programs.”
The $150 million addition is for investments focused on the National Security Space Launch Phase 3 competition.
Cooper: “We continue our focus on increasing the resilience and capability of our space assets."
The Strategic Forces markup challenges DoD's acquisition strategy for satellite-based communications and is critical of the Space Development Agency.
The leadership of the House Science Committee has asked the Government Accountability Office to examine the operations of the portion of the International Space Station designated a national lab, including whether reforms planned by NASA will be effective.
Smith so far has not been happy with the Air Force’s response to his concerns about the launch program.
The amended language retained two key provisions that help SpaceX and Blue Origin, and removed two others that were opposed by ULA.
HASC creates a United States Space Corps led by a four-star commandant.