Anti NASA Arguments

Many people, including President Donald Trump are seeking to potentially cut NASA’s budget. Mainly, in the form of privatizing NASA. Private space exploration companies such as Space X have been active in assisting NASA on projects for years and some argue that the cost of exploration would significantly decrease if we were to pay a private company to fill NASA’s role.

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Some of the most recent attacks on NASA have not necessarily been on their space exploration but their climate change standpoints. Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) has led a group of fellow republicans in a push to get NASA out of the climate investigation and to just focus on space exploration.

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