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March 23, 2020 In The News

By: Mandy Mayfield 3/23/2020 | National Defense 

 

As the fanfare around the new military service dies down, many unanswered questions surrounding the structure of the Space Force still remain.

 

March 15, 2020 In The News

By: Tom Roeder 3/15/2020 | Colorado Gazette 

 

Before coronavirus scuttled it, local leaders were looking forward to the Space Symposium as a showcase for Colorado Springs in its bid to retain U.S. Space Command.

 

They're not giving up.

 

March 13, 2020 In The News

By: Laurie Kellman 3/12/2020 | AP News 

 

The notes started popping up on Congress’ office doors this week. Elbow greetings only. A six-foot radius. And that’s for lawmakers who are taking visitors at all.

 

“No offense,” read one, posted outside the office of North Carolina Rep. David Price, D-N.C. “Just makes sense.”

March 5, 2020 In The News

By Joey Bunch- Colorado Politics

There for a brief moment, perhaps, the Republicans and Democrats agreed on something this week: the fight against coronavirus, and its suspected arrival in Colorado, is serious.

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.

 

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