President Trump signed an executive order on Friday, reinstating the National Space Council which has been dormant for nearly 25 years.
“Today’s announcement sends a clear signal to the world that we are restoring America’s proud legacy of leadership in space,” Trump said at the signing in the Roosevelt Room, which was attended by veteran astronaut Colonel Buzz Aldrin.
“With the actions we are launching today, America will think big once again. Important words: Think big. We haven’t been thinking so big for a long time, but we’re thinking big again as a country,” the president continued. Continue reading “Fri, June 30, 2017: Trump signs executive order re-establishing National Space Council”