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Pentagon procurement chief urges better ethics system

Air Force could have benefited from letting worries about tanker deal surface, chief says.

House chairman: Contracts should focus on taxpayer value

Rep. Tom Davis, R-Va., says agencies should put more emphasis on the bottom line than on societal goals.

NASA cancels $10 million culture change contract

Effort to improve discussions of potential safety problems at the agency will continue.

Pentagon IG: Defense official could face criminal charges

Report identifies several former Pentagon leaders as central to the tanker deal, as well as current acquisition chief, Michael Wynne.

House Defense spending bill boosts R&D funds

Measure makes several adjustments to major procurement programs and fully funds president's request for a 3.1 percent pay raise for military personnel.

Pentagon IG tanker report points finger at senior officials

Report implicates more than a half-dozen senior Pentagon officials in wrongdoing, but strikes names of many other, more mid-level acquisition personnel.

FSS chief retires as Congress, industry question reorganization plan

Senior official announces retirement a day after release of draft plan that she worked on to merge her service with FTS.

GSA outlines new acquisition organization

Agency unveils proposal to merge Federal Technology Service and Federal Supply Service.

Agency contact centers win praise

The centers, which respond to inquiries from the public by phone, mail and e-mail, are an “overlooked success story,” according to study by federal contractor.