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on April 22, 2015 in World News

Feds buying 95,000 rounds with maximum ‘stopping power’

Feds buying 95,000 rounds with maximum ‘stopping power’ Justice soliciting bids for 9mm hollow-point bullets The Department of Justice is seeking to purchase 95,000 rounds of 9mm hollow-point bullets and has posted online a solicitation that requires bids to be submitted by April 30. While such bullets often are used in law enforcement, the federal government’s bulk purchase of ammunition in recent years, including a proposal to buy 1.6 billion bullets, has raised concerns about the government’s need for such supplies. Eyebrows go even higher when the federal government seeks to purchase hollow points, an expanding bullet with a hollow… View Article

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