For the cost of Donald Trump’s planned space adventure to send people to Mars, the jobs development of the Appalachian Regional Commission could be funded for over 12,500 years. Instead, Trump is killing the jobs program for Appalachian states.
Representative Bill Posey doesn’t seem to care much about the human beings whose lives he would sacrifice to keep a permanently inhabited Moon base running. What’s more important to him is that there are great profits to be made for corporations working in the military industrial complex from a Moon colony project.
the SPACE Act of 2015, H.R. 2262, would make it a legal requirement for travelers on commercial space flights to sign legal waivers of all rights to compensation for themselves or their families in case of an accident.