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James Mattis: President Said To 'Screw Amazon' On Pentagon Contract

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Published on October 26, 2019 - Duration: 00:34s

James Mattis: President Said To 'Screw Amazon' On Pentagon Contract

(CNN) A new biography of former Defense Secretary James Mattis reports President Donald Trump personally got involved in who would win a major $10 billion contract to provide cloud computing services to the Pentagon, according to the website Task & Purpose, which writes about military issues, That hotly contested contract was awarded to Microsoft on Friday evening over Amazon in a months-long battle.

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