Boston Addresses House Subcommittee

Comments Focus on Disadvantaged Businesses

Georgia Institute of Technology Economics Professor Thomas D. Boston testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census and National Archives during a scheduled hearing on September 24, 2008. His comments addressed the topic of "How Information Policy Affects Competitive Viability in Minority Contracting." This is the second time this month Boston has testified before a Congressional committee.

Boston's testimony and other information about the hearing can be found at the link below.

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