President Biden nominated Bill Nelson to be the new NASA Administrator, so I check in on some of my past thoughts on NASA Administrators and Jim Bridenstine, talk about Bill Nelson’s history in space policy, and what the future may hold under a Bill Nelson NASA.
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- President Biden Announces his Intent to Nominate Bill Nelson for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration | The White House
- Widespread support for Nelson nomination to lead NASA - SpaceNews
- Sen. Nelson Floats Alternate Use for NASA Commercial Crew Money - SpaceNews
- NASA to offer funding for initial studies of commercial space stations - SpaceNews
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