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Michael Sheetz @thesheetztweetz Space Reporter @CNBC | pitches [email protected] | DM for cell, WhatsApp, Signal, ProtonMail | formerly @DJNF @ESTribune | alumnus @TheKingsCollege Apr. 24, 2020 1 min read

NASA, DARPA, and DIU are just a few of the government agencies that are helping get cash to space companies during this crisis:
 https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/24/us-government-getting-cash-to-private-space-companies-replacing-venture-capital.html 

NASA's Mike Read: “We kicked into high gear as soon as it was apparent a lot of companies were not going to be able to conduct business as usual due to distancing requirements."  https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/24/us-government-getting-cash-to-private-space-companies-replacing-venture-capital.html 

DARPA: "As the pandemic progresses, we will continue to evaluate our entire research portfolio, determining where increased DARPA investments can be executed quickly to help the defense industrial base recover from COVID-19 impacts."
 https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/24/us-government-getting-cash-to-private-space-companies-replacing-venture-capital.html 

DIU's Brig. Gen. Steven Butow: "DIU is positioned to address new or expended prototype efforts involving commercial technology quickly, leveraging our Commercial Solutions Opening award process."  https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/24/us-government-getting-cash-to-private-space-companies-replacing-venture-capital.html 


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