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mlyonsd
03-16-2010, 08:15 AM
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The State Department is spending $5.4 million to buy fine crystal stemware for American embassies. The crystal is being manufactured by a Swedish contractor, because the State Department says no domestic company makes lead-free stemware.

But the New York Post reports there is an American manufacturer that says it makes lead-free crystal right in secretary of state Hillary Clinton's own back yard of Corning, New York.

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,589383,00.html