Book Discussion on Purchasing Wars

Lloyd Rain talked about his book, Purchasing Wars, in which he explores the process of government procurement and its effect on… read more

Lloyd Rain talked about his book, Purchasing Wars, in which he explores the process of government procurement and its effect on taxpayers. He argued that the practice of giving preference to certain companies for factors other than winning bids is poor public policy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Yuma, Arizona on April 1-4 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close

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Book Discussion on Purchasing Wars

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Program ID:
312466-1
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Yuma, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
May 4, 2013
Last Aired:
May 6, 2013

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  • May 04, 2013 | 12:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 2013 | 4:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2013 | 1:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2013 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2013 | 10:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2013 | 5:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 2013 | 5:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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