White House and Defense officials are critical of a union-backed effort to force a set percentage of contractors to defend their jobs against federal employees.
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A military task force used an Interior Department procurement unit to buy services using a contract designed for computer purchases.
It’s not apparent whether the Coalition Provisional Authority is a federal agency, or exactly what role it plays in spending U.S. funds.
The United Nations faces a crisis in peacekeeping operations, and private security companies say they have a solution.
A nonprofit group in Oregon has added complaints about the Forest Service’s method of compiling FAIR Act inventories to a lawsuit disputing an agency decision to outsource analyst positions.
Measure paves the way for a broadening of federal employees' rights to protest outsourcing decisions.
They include liability issues, intellectual property protection and the sharing of confidential company information with the government.
At a time when federal agencies are awarding more prime contracts than ever to small businesses, those looking for Defense-related subcontracts may feel left out.
David Safavian said he favors expansion of federal employees’ rights to challenge job competition decisions, and might eliminate a requirement for regular re-competitions.
Tom Davis' latest effort would boost share-in-savings contracts and set up a government-industry exchange program.