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Feb. 26, 2009
 
RELEASE : 09-043
 
 
NASA Statement About Budget Overview for Fiscal Year 2010
 
 
WASHINGTON -- Acting NASA Administrator Christopher J. Scolese said the following in response to the 2010 fiscal year budget overview for NASA released Feb. 26:

"The $18.7 billion budget proposal for 2010 is fiscally responsible and reflects the administration's desire for a robust and innovative agency aligned with the president's goals of advancing our nation's scientific, educational, economic and security interests.

"This budget ensures NASA maintains its global leadership in Earth and space research, and it advances global climate change studies, funds a robust program of human and robotic space exploration, allows us to realize the full potential of the International Space Station, advances development of new space transportation systems, and renews our commitment to aeronautics."

For more information about the 2010 fiscal year overview, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/budget


The president's full blueprint for the fiscal budget can be found at:

http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget


 

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