SBA falls short of contracting goals

Tuesday - 8/31/2010, 10:41am EDT

Joe Jordan, associate administrator for Government Contracting and Business Development, Small Business Administration

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Small businesses earned a record number of contract dollars in 2009. But the government still did not meet its 23 percent goal for contracting with small firms. Those conclusions are detailed in a new scorecard from the Small Business Administration. SBA's associate administrator for government contracting and business development, Joe Jordan, joining the Federal Drive with more information about the scorecard.