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(As Always, See Reader Responses…) ~ DHS Denies Massive Ammunition Purchase (If Congress does not find out, what good are they anyway?)

DHS Denies Massive Ammunition Purchase (If Congress does not find out, what good are they anyway?)

 

us news ^ | 3/23/13 | e flock

 

Posted on Saturday, March 23, 2013 10:01:49 AM by bestintxas

 

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The Department of Homeland Security responded Friday to questions from Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., about why the agency was allegedly planning to buy some 1.6 billion rounds of ammunition over the next five years.

 

DHS told Whispers it regularly fills all of its goods and services requirements at one time because it’s cheaper for the agency, and that the 1.6 billion number was misleading because the language of DHS’s purchase said it would need “up to” a certain amount.

 

 

 

 

 

 

One solicitation by the agency—for training centers and law enforcement personnel—was for “up to” 750 million rounds of training ammunition over the next five years, DHS spokesman Peter Boogaard told Whispers.

 

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Another five-year contract allows for the purchase of “up to” 450 million rounds of ammunition, he said, and was also for law enforcement. Boogaard noted that the contract would be used by all DHS agencies except the Coast Guard.

 

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via DHS Denies Massive Ammunition Purchase (If Congress does not find out, what good are they anyway?).

 

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