125 Paul M. Sherman (firstname.lastname@example.org) is associate director of the Center for Competitive Politics in Arlington, Virginia. He received his J.D. degree with honors from The GeorgeWashington University Law School in May 2006. This paper placed second in the Section of Public Contract Law’s 2005 Annual Writing Competition (Division I—Law Students). PAVED WITH GOOD INTENTIONS: OBSTACLES TO MEETING FEDERAL CONTRACTING GOALS FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERAN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESSES Paul Sherman...