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A new agency looks out for your federal contracts.

This story appears in the March 2001 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Push may very well be coming to shove for female entrepreneurs who want to snag dollars from Uncle Sam.

Since 1994, federal agencies have been required to give at least 5 percent of their contracting to women. But, of the top 20 agencies, only the , the Veteran's Administration, the Department and the Department of Housing and Urban Development met the goal in the program's first three years.

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