Conservative commentator Ann Coulter reacted to the announcement of a proposed $15.4 billion budget for the newly-formed Space Force with disdain Monday, complaining on Twitter that it wasn't being used to build President Donald Trump's promised border wall.
President Donald Trump's $4.8 trillion 2021 budget proposal takes massive cuts from the EPA, student loan assistance and Medicaid, while it boosts military spending and border enforcement.
"Our problem isn't a lack of money. It's a lack of good priorities," the New York representative said.
President Donald Trump showed off the new logo for the United States Space Force on Twitter Friday, but users compared it to one they had already seen in the 'Star Trek' franchise.
When the U.S. Space Force revealed what their uniforms would look like on Twitter, the internet roasted them for using camouflage uniforms.
"That is something really incredible," President Trump said. "It's a big moment. That's a big moment, and we're all here for it. Space. Going to be a lot of things happening in space."
The U.S. Space Force has been fully-funded in a bill President Donald Trump tweeted he would sign "immediately."
The U.S. Space Command was part of the Air Force and created in the Cold War era of the 1980s to coordinate missile defense systems
Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz doubled down on his calls for a U.S. Space Force to take on extraterrestrial pirates and existential threats.
"Russia will have to respond with reciprocal and asymmetrical measures," warned Russian Army General Valery Gerasimov.
President Donald Trump's space force could "increase the likelihood of conflict" in outer space, warned Laura Grego, a senior scientist with the Union of Concerned Scientists.
"If you liked the president's border wall, wait until you see his space wall," arms control expert Joseph Cirincione said.
The picture featured seven people, all wearing orange space suits with swastika patches made of the letters "S" and "F" to stand for the president's desired sixth military branch, Space Force.
Trump 2020 campaign plans to use the new Space Force agency to sell products.
The cooperation of humankind in space exploration must not be sacrificed because of Trump's dangerous ideas.
The U.S. military is looking for new ways to dominate the globe and beyond.
This is the second time Trump has publicly said he wants to develop a U.S. space force.
"My new national strategy for space recognizes that space is a war-fighting domain, just like the land, air, and sea."