You're willing to take it on faith, since it wasn't announced in a formal bulletin from the Ministry of Truth, that they didn't get a share of the new toys, when the federal WEATHER SERVICE, (NOAA) got how many hundreds of thousands of rounds?
I'll wager you actually still believe this is a Republic.
I’m seeking verification. President Reagan is famous for saying “Trust, but verify”.
You have no objective evidence to back up this claim? Is it merely a rumor which you have repeated without first verifying its veracity for yourself?
It is not unreasonable to request a source. You should have simply said that you recalled it from your reading.