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Lack of personnel, expertise impede Iraq reconstruction

A shortage of skilled contract specialists on the ground has led to multiple problems, study finds.

Pentagon to review ex-Air Force acquisition official’s contract management

Darleen Druyun’s admission she favored Boeing in key contracts leads to wide-ranging probe.

Defense contractor to take $110 million loss

Court upholds Energy's move to cancel a $179 million contract after finding Lockheed Martin failed to clean up nuclear waste site.

Immigration agency seeks to upgrade toll-free service

Some calls being routed from contractors to federal employees in an effort to cut waiting times.

Researchers say few jobs are lost to competitive sourcing

Job losses to private contractors are largely a myth, report finds.

Agencies get new orders to report on costs, savings of job competitions

Contractors, labor unions welcome reporting requirements, insisting they’re at a disadvantage compared with the other side.

New bill would protect jobs held by severely disabled federal workers

Opponents say legislation would interfere with competitive sourcing initiatives.

Bush advocates reduction in contract bundling

President cites practice of combining federal contracts into large national agreements as a significant obstacle for small businesses.