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This Week in South Florida: Bill Nelson

New NASA administrator Bill Nelson joins TWISF
New NASA administrator Bill Nelson joins TWISF

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – There is a new boss at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, better known as NASA.

It’s poised to put people back on the moon and partner with commercial space exploration companies, and the U.S. has some serious competition in the space race.

Bill Nelson is NASA’s new administrator, a former Florida Senator and one of two members in congress history to fly a Space Shuttle mission.

He joined This week in South Florida hosts Glenna Milberg and Michael Putney to discuss, and their conversation can be seen at the top of this page.


About the Authors:

Glenna Milberg joined Local 10 News in September 1999 to report on South Florida's top stories and community issues. She also serves as co-host on Local 10's public affairs broadcast, "This Week in South Florida."

Michael Putney came to Local 10 in 1989 to become senior political reporter and host of "This Week In South Florida with Michael Putney." He is Local 10's senior political reporter.