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Sunday, May 06, 2012

Shenanigans: The Procurement is Right

How much is San Diego County paying for bras, finger lights and the 'white glove' treatment

By Dave Maass
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Guess the winning bids on these County of San Diego contracts:

1. 2,350 women’s brassieres of assorted sizes

2. 16,915 finger-mounted toy LED lights, assorted colors

3. 12 volunteer-driven clean-ups of Tijuana River Valley, plus 3 annual reports

4. One 7.8-meter-tall electric scissor lift

5. One 20-cubic-foot, minus 80 degrees ultrafreezer with "white glove delivery"


Choices:

A. $11,794

B. $3,298

C. $11,400

D. $9,588

E. $18,000


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Answers:

1D

2B

3E

4C

5A




 
 
 
 
 
 
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