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Watchdog Finds Flaws in Certification Process for Women-Owned Small Businesses

Jun 26, 2018

By Charles S. Clark

 
A review of a major portion of sole-source federal contracts in 2016 and early 2017 awarded to self-certified women-owned companies showed that 50 out of 56—worth as much as $52 million—did not follow regulations, according to an inspector general’s report released last week.