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canada goose jacket outlet store Education Department spokesman Nathan Bailey saidThursday thatDeVos had “no knowledge, let alone involvement,” in the new debt collection contract. Richard Zubek, who heads investor relations at Performant, said in an email that the company “has never had any direct or indirect contact with Secretary DeVos or anyone related to Mrs. Windham’s management canada goose factory sale was rated satisfactory and its past performance deemed “exceptional,” earning the company a spot among the canadian goose jacket seven firms selected then. Performant’s managementwas rated “marginal,” while itspast performance as a contractor was deemed “satisfactory.” canada goose jacket outlet store

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