A silly idea, no priority whatsoever.
Cute idea, but no.
Divert money from (insert obscure or pork-barrel govt. project here)
Tap some of the defense budget.
Tap a large portion of the defense budget.
Large portion of defense, and add a dash of the social safety net programs too.
No amount of funding is too small for such a glorious goal!
There's a mute / power-off button on that tv remote, KSP.
Other (please mention in comments)