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The Republican legislation passed yesterday seeks to re-establish out-of-date regulations that matched energy technology that existed way back in the 1980s.
“We are going to ask every Department Head in government to provide a list of wasteful spending projects that we can eliminate in my first 100 days. The politicians have talked about this for years, but I’m going to do it.” — Donald Trump, July