2008 Budget Calls For Cooperative Contracts

Frisch, Katherine K.
February 2007
Government Procurement;Feb2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p4
The article focuses on the budget submitted by U.S. President George W. Bush for fiscal year 2008. It will balance the budget by 2012 and cut taxes by reducing billions of dollars in spending for federal, state, and local programs. The 2008 budget calls for cooperative contracts to lower the total cost of government. Cooperative purchasing is believed to be an effective tool that can reduce prices and save time.


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