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VOTE! SXSW 2016 Panel: “How The Private Space Race Will Spur The Next Tech Wave”

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VOTE! SXSW 2016 Panel: “How The Private Space Race Will Spur The Next Tech Wave” Amy Nordrum, from the International Business Times, has submitted a panel proposal for SXSW 2016 Interactive that focuses on the commercial space industry. Your help is needed to get this panel approved! Speakers include Jeff Feige (Orbital Outfitters), Jason Dunn (Made…

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Join the Home District August Blitz

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NSS/SFF August 2015 Home District Legislative Blitz August – Sign Up Now! Engage your congressperson in the space conversation by visiting their office in August. The Space Frontier Foundation is partnering with the National Space Society to organize the August “home district” blitz. In August, when Congress is in recess, members are most likely to be in…

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Action Alert – Support the Space Exploration, Development and Settlement Act

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Action Alert – Support the Space Exploration, Development and Settlement Act Help Make Space Settlement a Core Part of NASA’s Mission   To our friends and advocates: This is an action request, we need your help! The Space Exploration, Development and Settlement (SEDS) Act is about to be introduced in Congress. The purpose of the…

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Senate Attempting to Kill Commercial Spaceflight

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Senate Attempting to Kill Commercial Spaceflight Call Your Representatives Now to Demand Cheap Access to Space Silicon Valley, CA – The Space Frontier Foundation calls upon Americans to stop efforts by US Senator Richard Shelby (R, AL) to critically damage the emerging commercial spaceflight industry. The Senate FY 15 budget proposals calls for excessive and costly bureaucratic…

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Congress Needs to Fund the Future

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Today the US Space Shuttle lifted off successfully for the last time. Earlier this week, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Science, and Justice threw quite a going away party by releasing its proposed budget for NASA for Fiscal Year 2012 (which begins this October 1st), and the news is not good. Because of strong pressure to reduce federal spending, the Subcommittee had several billion dollars less to divide up among various departments and agencies. So they had to cut NASA and some key programs that we space activists support.

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Ask Your Member of Congress to "Represent" Your Support of Commercial Space TODAY!

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The U.S. House of Representatives’ Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies has asked your Member of Congress for their input on what programs in NASA (and other agencies) should receive increased or decreased funding in FY2012. This gives you an opportunity to have your Representative support vital NASA initiatives like Commercial Crew and Space Technology.

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