The Office of Government Ethics has launched an informal inquiry into potential conflicts of interest and ethical problems involving federal agencies and the companies that do business with them.
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The White House supports legislation that would create an e-government chief’s position at OMB, but Bush officials are balking at a provision that requires the official to be confirmed by the Senate.
Federal information technology workers will likely be guinea pigs for a new public-private job competition process developed by the Bush administration.
Legislation that would prevent agencies from setting numerical targets for outsourcing federal jobs may not apply to the Defense Department, a Defense official said Monday.
The federal technology market has expanded in the past year, but firms are still waiting for the homeland security spending surge to translate into contract dollars.
The Defense Department is way ahead of civilian agencies when it comes to identifying and training key procurement employees, according to a new report.
The winners of this year's Business Solutions in the Public Interest awards have used the procurement process effectively and creatively to help achieve their missions.
Federal agencies will be able to buy printing services on their own rather than through the Government Printing Office beginning this fall, under a Bush administration plan that is moving ahead despite opposition on Capitol Hill.