United Launch Alliance Archives - Colorado Politics
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Al DownsAl DownsNovember 27, 20177min3780

Congress was considering giving billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX a monopoly over military space launches. Luckily, the language was stripped before the bill’s final passage, offering an important reminder that, in a society that values economic prosperity and opportunity, a legally sanctioned monopoly is more than counterproductive; it is cheating.


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Regina ThomsonRegina ThomsonOctober 27, 20174min2410

Earlier this month, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman of Colorado's 6th Congressional District was named to the House Armed Services Conference Committee. In this role, the long-serving House Armed Services Committee member will work with other selected members of the House and Senate to hammer out differences regarding the FY 2018 National Defense Authorization Agreement (NDAA).