In The News

February 23, 2020 In The News

By: Associated Press 2/23/2020 | Military Times 


Graduates from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado are expected to cross-commission into the Space Force this spring, military officials said.


February 22, 2020 In The News

By: Vince Bzdek 2/24/2020 | Colorado Gazette 


Captain Kirk, as we all know, learned to fly spaceships at Starfleet Academy, which has a nice view of the Golden Gate Bridge in the fictional "Star Trek" universe.


February 20, 2020 In The News

By: Erin Prater, Jerry Herman, and Tom Roeder 2/20/2020 | Colorado Gazette 


President Donald Trump is "strongly considering" Colorado Springs for the home of U.S. Space Command and intends to decide on a permanent location by the end of the year, Colorado Gov. Polis said Thursday.


February 12, 2020 In The News

By: Tom Roeder 2/12/2020 | Colorado Gazette  


As lawmakers ready to battle for defense dollars, Colorado Springs U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn said the Trump administration’s budget proposal puts the city in a good position to keep U.S. Space Command.


February 11, 2020 In The News

By: Sandra Erwin 2/11/2020 | Space News


The Pentagon’s budget request for fiscal year 2021 includes $88 million to complete the construction of a Consolidated Space Operations Facility at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado.


January 30, 2020 In The News

By Brent Briggeman- The Colorado Springs Gazette 


The jousting between major and minor league baseball stepped into a public arena, and Rocky Mountain Vibes president and general manager Chris Phillips called some of what he heard “completely ludicrous.”


April 24, 2019 In The News

COLORADO SPRINGS – They sat across the aisle from each other in Congress for at least a decade. Now Republican Congressman Doug Lamborn and Democratic Governor Jared Polis are working together to encourage the Department of Defense to build the US Space Command in El Paso County.

February 26, 2019 In The News

Colorado's congressional delegation voted along party lines Tuesday on legislation that would block President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency along the southern border.

February 21, 2019 In The News

The plan for expanding the military with a U.S. Space Force is moving forward with an order signed by President Trump this week. It is a step met with approval by Colorado political and economic leaders.

February 13, 2019 In The News
In office since 2006, Colorado Springs' U.S. Rep Doug Lamborn is finally getting the kind of position that federal lawmakers spend their career waiting for: a top post on a powerful subcommittee that controls a mind-boggling amount of money.