Senate Confirms 2 Top Procurement Officials

Law360, New York (May 25, 2012, 7:01 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Senate confirmed two top procurement officials late Thursday, voting in support of President Barack Obama's nominees for administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy and undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics.

Both Joseph Jordan, the new OFPP head, and Frank Kendall, the U.S. Department of Defense's procurement chief, had already been serving in their posts as acting leaders.

“I am proud that such experienced and committed individuals have agreed to serve the American people in these important roles,” Obama said when...
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