Capitalism Without Tears

Chapman, Stephen
April 1978
New Republic;4/1/78, Vol. 178 Issue 13, p15
Reports on the hearings held by Senator Lawton Chiles' subcommittee on federal spending practices. Conduct of the hearings resulting from the "Miami Herald" newspaper expose and Afro-American contractor, Robert Singleton's complaint about his predicament; Testimonies of several witnesses about the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) 8(a) program which is supposed to channel federal contracts to small businesses whose owners are socially or economically disadvantaged; Overview on Singleton's experience with the SBA program.


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