Minority Report

Ireland, Beck
January 2010
EC&M Electrical Construction & Maintenance;Jan2010, Vol. 109 Issue 1, pC10
Trade Publication
The article discusses the financial development of certified small and disadvantaged businesses in the U.S. The third annual Small Business Procurement Scorecard of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) shows that small and disadvantaged businesses have secured 93.2 billion dollars in federal prime contracts. It emphasizes the necessity of federal and state contracting reforms due to the foul play in contracting the 787 billion dollar American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).


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