GOP Platform: Everything Under The Sun AP

A few items get the most attention – it’s abortion ad infinitum, education everywhere. Yet Republicans, in their newly minted platform, spare a thought for trucks, American Samoa, and Pennsylvania Avenue. They even looked to the heavens and found a plank: “We will ensure that this Nation can expand our knowledge of the universe, and with the support of the American people, continue the exploration of Mars and the rest of the solar system.”