"When it comes to defending America, it is not enough to merely have an American presence in space, we must have American dominance in space," he said at the time. But Congress has been slow to act, with members calling it a "joke" or a "bad idea," according to Congressional reporter Jamie Dupree. Many Republicans have just ignored it.
Just hours after Pence’s speech, President Trump’s re-election campaign manager, Brad Parscale, sent out an email asking supporters to vote on a new Space Force logo. A few sample logos bear a striking resemblance to NASA’s iconic circular logo with criss-crossed golden wings.