Critics say customer service center will lead to decrease in efficiency.
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New Pentagon rules on use of GSA and other non-Defense contracts were implemented after discovery of procurement abuses.
Rules designed to temper risks, but spark criticism.
Records show Tom Davis, R-Va., was involved in efforts to deter Treasury officials from awarding the contract in December.
Six firms protested the December award of the Treasury Communications Enterprise contract to AT&T Corp.
Under the proposed restructuring, the Federal Supply Service would merge with the Federal Technology Service.
Protest by losing employee team could delay plans to transfer flight service work to contractor.
Commercial designation of program source of concern for Sen. John McCain.