The contracting preferences afforded to Alaska native corporations are safe -- for now.
Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., announced this week that she will
postpone temporarily new legislative changes for the Alaska native
corporation contracting program. McCaskill, the chairwoman of the
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on
Contracting Oversight, held an emotionally charged, standing-room-only hearing on the ANC program earlier this month.