Barack Obama Has Big Plans For NASA, Eyes Moon, Mars

August 18, 2008

Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has come out and revealed a great deal about his plans for NASA, including having his sights set on putting men on both the moon, and Mars....Washington (ChattahBox) – Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has come out and revealed a great deal about his plans for NASA, including having his sights set on putting men on both the moon, and Mars.

The Orlando Sentinel reported on Sunday that Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is a major supporter of NASA, and as president, would do a great deal to make the U.S. the leader in terms of space exploration.

Barack Obama stated that he wants to have men on the moon by 2020, with the eventual goal of putting astronauts on Mars.

On top of that, he has also promised full support with added funding for NASA to push for added space flights after the space shuttle retires in 2010.


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