As you know, the President has given our agency the bold charge to land the first woman and the next man on the lunar South Pole by 2024. And now, President Trump has extended his vote of confidence in our work with an amended budget request for fiscal year 2020 that includes 1.6 billion dollars in additional funding.
This investment is a down payment on NASA’s efforts and is required to achieve our bold objective. It’s the boost NASA needs, allowing us to move forward with design, development and exploration.
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