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#1 Draggingtree

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 01:19 PM

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DHS gears up for civil unrest prior to presidential elections
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Reuters / Frank Polich
Published: 28 July, 2012, 12:49

TAGS:Protest, USA, DHS
The Department of Homeland Security has ordered masses of riot gear equipment to prepare for potential significant domestic riots at the Republican National Convention, Democratic National Convention and next year’s presidential inauguration.

The DHS submitted a rushed solicitation to the Federal Business Opportunities site on Wednesday, which is a portal for Federal government procurement requisitions over $25,000. The request gave the potential suppliers only one day to submit their proposals and a 15-day delivery requirement to Alexandria, Virginia.

As the brief explains, “the objective of this effort is to procure riot gear to prepare for the 2012 Democratic and Republican National Conventions, the 2013 Presidential Inauguration and other future similar activities.”

The total amount ordered is about 150 sets of riot helmets, thigh and groin protectors, hard-shell shin guards and other riot gear.

Specifically, DHS is looking to obtain
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#2 Pepper

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 01:50 PM

Draggingtree

"The total amount ordered is about 150 sets of riot helmets, thigh and groin protectors, hard-shell shin guards and other riot gear."


that covers just one ACORN neighborhood....

But the key sentence in the article is this one:

Another recent DHS move to gear up was back in March of this year, when it gave the defense contractor ATK a deal to provide the DHS with 450 million .40 caliber hollow-point ammunition over a five year period.

#3 Draggingtree

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 02:07 PM

Draggingtree

"The total amount ordered is about 150 sets of riot helmets, thigh and groin protectors, hard-shell shin guards and other riot gear."


that covers just one ACORN neighborhood....

But the key sentence in the article is this one:

Another recent DHS move to gear up was back in March of this year, when it gave the defense contractor ATK a deal to provide the DHS with 450 million .40 caliber hollow-point ammunition over a five year period.

I saw that but you are in-correct as the gear is for the N. B. P. Party Posted Image I have beet told.

#4 Saltbag

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 02:35 PM

"Prior" to the presidential elections?

This is for after the elections if The One loses. There shall be riots.

#5 Pepper

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Posted 30 July 2012 - 07:47 AM

Saltbag
And riots after when The One wins

Any excuse for a party
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