Doing Business with the House

Hall of Columns in the Capitol

Transactions relating to the expenditure of public funds require the highest degree of public trust and an impeccable standard of conduct. This site provides procurement-specific documents to vendors that are interested in doing business with the U.S. House of Representatives.

This site also provides guidance to representatives seeking to lease office space and vehicles in their districts.

Procurement Opportunities

CAO Acquisitions Management -
A service of the Chief Administrative Officer

Phone: (202) 225-2921
Fax: (202) 226-2214
Office Hours: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Monday through Friday

Notice to Interested Parties

Potential bidders/offerors that choose to download a solicitation from this website are solely responsible for checking the site regularly for any amendments that may be issued before the closing date of the solicitation. Failure to check the site and submit a signed copy of the amendment(s) with your offer/bid, will render your offer/bid to be non-responsive and excluded from any consideration.

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Closing Date

RFP13000006 – Leather Hides

The U.S. House of Representatives seeks to acquire the services of a vendor to provide leather hides to the Logistics and Support Upholstery /Drapery Department of the House. The Contractor shall use their own facilities to manufacture/produce leather hides for the House in accordance with the specifications contained in the Request for Proposal.

Vendor  Hide Samples
As part of the bid, one sample of leather hide, measuring 2 ft. x 2 ft. square, must be sent free of charge prior to the closing date of this solicitation to:

Jim Tiani
Office of Acquisitions Management
358 Ford House Office Building
Washington, DC. 20515

  • 4:00 PM, 12/20/2012
  • Proposals Due:
    Indefinite -
    Solitcitation remains OPEN (See section L.3)

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map showing location of Procurement office in the Ford Building

map showing location of Ford Building
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