The House Armed Services Committee voted to establish a sixth armed service—dubbed the U.S. Space Corps—that would reside within the Department of the Air Force. The panel unanimously adopted the measure by a voice vote after debating for less than an hour. The fiscal 2020 defense policy bill was passed 33-24 in the early hours of June 13 after a nearly 21-hr. session. The Space Corps amendment was offered by House Armed Services strategic forces subcommittee Chairman Jim ...


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