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Justice insiders give advice on job competitions

Developing a proposal to compete against contractors is time-consuming and difficult, but also rewarding, team leaders say.

House appropriator seeks extension of earmark deadline

Members express concern that new rules governing earmarks have led to confusion.

Coast Guard cancels patrol boat contract

Agency will be more involved in managing the program, and will solicit new bids for design and development work.

House passes FOIA bill over White House protests

Administration stops short of a veto threat, but says the measure would impose administrative and financial burdens on agencies.

DHS tech chief wants broadband for first responders

Access to high-speed networks would enable responders to receive federal broadcasts and warnings.

Union, GSA at odds over personnel policies after merger

Union blames stalled discussions partly on agency using a contractor to represent it.

Breaking the Sound Barrier

An agency is only as good as its ability to communicate.

HUD leads way in massive IT consolidation effort

Most of the department’s computer system infrastructure has been outsourced; costs have fallen 20 percent.

Academics urge Congress to go beyond acquisition panel proposals

Researchers characterize recommendations as careful, say bid protests and other accountability measures should apply to all purchases.

Dems remove Iran language from bill to boost war funding

House plan includes a lot of add-ons for domestic priorities, and incorporates major contracting reform legislation.