• Trump PAC Asks Supporters to Vote on a ‘Space Force' Logo for Campaign Gear Its Selling

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Hours after the Trump administration formally announced its plans for a Space Force , the Trump Make America Great Again Committee sent an email asking supporters to vote on a logo to be displayed on merchandise for the proposed military branch.
    The email offered six logos that will be featured on future Trump campaign gear. Once people vote on a logo, they are asked to make a donation to the Trump campaign.
    The logos are styled like the mission patches created for space launches. All of them feature the phrase “Space Force” except for one, which reads, “Mars Awaits.” One of them resembles...
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  • Trump is pushing the military to get ready to fight in space, but the US Army is worried about fighting underground

    Trump is pushing the military to get ready to fight in space, but the US Army is worried about fighting underground

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Trump administration wants to move ahead with its plans to create a Space Force.
    The ultimate structure of that force, and what it will do, remains unclear.
    Elsewhere in the Pentagon, military planners are focused on another facet of warfare that's much closer to home.
    The Trump administration wants to have a force ready to fight in the heavens by 2020, but the US Army is already spending a half-billion dollars to prepare for fighting underground.
    In a speech at the Pentagon on Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence described a US Space Force as "an idea whose time as come."
    "Our...
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  • 'Mars Awaits': Trump campaign asks supporters to vote for a 'Space Force' logo

    'Mars Awaits': Trump campaign asks supporters to vote for a 'Space Force' logo

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump's campaign sent an email to supporters with potential logos for the "Space Force," a new military branch the president has instructed the Pentagon to establish.
    Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday outlined the administration's plan for moving forward with the Space Force, including specifics on instructions given to the Pentagon.
    Lawmakers and senior military officials aren't as enthusiastic about the proposed "Space Force" as the White House.
    President Donald Trump's campaign on Thursday sent an email to supporters with potential logos for the "Space Force," a new...
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  • We're getting the first details of Trump's proposed 'Space Force,' which would be the first new military branch in over half a century

    We're getting the first details of Trump's proposed 'Space Force,' which would be the first new military branch in over half a century

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday outlined the Trump administration's plan for establishing a "Space Force," an entirely new military branch that would defend US assets in space.
    There's a great deal of skepticism surrounding President Donald Trump's desire for a "Space Force," and many in Washington question whether it's necessary and would be worth the cost and additional bureaucracy.
    The biggest obstacle to the creation of Trump's "Space Force" is Congress, as the establishment of a new branch of the US military requires congressional approval.
    Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday...
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