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U.S. Procurement Examined

N.Y. Times December 23, 2013

U.S. Flouts its Own Advice in Procuring Overseas Clothing

WASHINGTON — One of the world’s biggest clothing buyers, the United States government spends more than $1.5 billion a year at factories overseas, acquiring everything from the royal blue shirts worn by airport security workers to the olive button-downs required for forest rangers and the camouflage pants sold to troops on military bases. Read Full article


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