DHS Explains Plans To Buy 1.6 Billion Rounds of Ammo: 'We're Buying In Bulk To Significantly Lower Cost'Submitted by emalvini on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 19:16
DHS Explains Plans To Buy 1.6 Billion Rounds of Ammo: 'We're Buying In Bulk To Significantly Lower Cost'
Gregory Gwyn - Williams, Jr.
April 02, 2013
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has responded to a letter dated November 13, 2012 from Senator Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) regarding the agency's ammunition purchases.
Sen. Coburn published the response on the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs website yesterday, April 1, 2013.
The response, dated February 4, 2013, says that DHS buys ammunition in bulk to "significantly lower costs."