Cato Policy Report - v43n2 - Cover

March/​April 2021

Vol. 43 No. 2
From the Cover

Was the Space Force a Good Idea?

By Robert Farley and Brian Weeden

In December 2019, Congress established the U.S. Space Force as a new military service at the urging of President Trump. On the Space Force’s first anniversary, Cato’s Eric Gomez hosted a policy forum with experts to assess the Space Force’s first year.

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Policymakers must do something to slow the growing debt burden or else face a major fiscal meltdown