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Agriculture Department puts in request to buy body armor

 The U.S. Department of Agriculture has put in an acquisition request to buy body armor — specifically, “ballistic vests, compliant with NIJ 0101.06 for Level IIIA Ballistic Resistance of body armor,” the solicitation stated. The request was put in writing and posted on May 7 — just a few days before the same agency sought