Hill's $nub of U.S. companies in purchase of crystal stemware is clear
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The contract was given to a tiny Washington, DC, interior designer, which in turn subcontracted the crystal work to a Swedish firm -- snubbing such US companies as the famous manufacturer in Clinton's own back yard, Steuben Crystal of upstate Corning.
The firm didn't even get a chance to bid on the contract, which will outfit embassies and ambassadors' residences with fancy crystal for ritzy functions.
I'd like to see those who complained about no-bid contracts, discuss how this contract should have been handled.