Top Pentagon officials previously said they would review the deal after a judge denied the federal government's effort to dismiss Amazon's challenge to the award, which is valued $10 billion over 10 years. Lawmakers have also called on the Pentagon to rebid the contract and let a broader swath of cloud providers into the mix.
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