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GAO declines to hear protest of Walter Reed competitive sourcing decision

Agency official lacked standing to challenge job contests started prior to January 2005, decision states.

Panel backs enhanced oversight of interagency contracting

Preliminary recommendations direct OMB to provide oversight, but leave authority over the contracts with agencies.

The Trust Factor

Employees who are kept out of the loop feel betrayed and become less productive.

GSA launches review of acquisition rules

Goals include streamlining internal regulations, eliminating duplication with governmentwide rules and reducing burden on small firms.

Intelligence CIO seeks product certification overhaul

Process for validating new technologies should be standardized across agencies, Dale Meyerrose says.

Survey: Employees with dependent care duties are better off teleworking

Freedom to work from home improves the job performance and morale of employees with such responsibilities, study finds.

Investigators close complaint about EPA communications project

Research office director hails IG’s findings, and calls attempt to discredit the effort “anti-science” and “anti-government.”

Overhaul of emergency management system urged

Democrats call for removal of FEMA from Homeland Security, but DHS secretary resists calls for restructuring.

Shopping Together

As agencies combine buying power, stragglers hurry to get on board.

Report: DHS slow to enact border security recommendations

Implementation of security plans and privacy impact assessments are among neglected suggestions, GAO says.