The Loophole That Allows Local Government To Use Fed Funds On Banned PRC Products
By Conor Healy, Published Jul 26, 2021, 10:16am EDT
School districts are breaking the law by spending Federal funds on banned Hikvision products. When called out on violations, districts paper over the purchases with a questionable accounting loophole, while keeping the Federal money and the equipment.
Inside this note, we examine 3 California and 1 Minnesota purchases, potential 800+ other situations, and why one sales expert called this practice 'shenanigans'.