Contracting observers cite lack of oversight and inadequate competition as significant weaknesses in fee-based procurement arrangements.
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Administration reportedly considering a plan that would favor contractors who pay employees a prevailing wage, offer health care.
Provision creating criminal penalties for CIA interrogators who use cruel or inhuman methods to extract information from suspected terrorists was dropped.
New policy grants all personnel access to social networks but continues to block sites related to pornography, gambling and hate crimes.
As group seeks to set standards for future efforts, union leaders accuse agency labor relations officials of past “obstruction.”
Pentagon wants to avoid a scenario in which there is only one bidder for the pact, which is worth as much as $40 billion.
Rangel says he is concerned about the executive branch encroaching on the autonomy of the legislative branch.
OPM expects to poll 100,000 more government workers this year than in 2008.
In reaction to a discussion of the controversial Total Information Awareness program, administration and security experts say intelligence practices should not include sifting through private records.
The acquisition workforce is one issue Defense procurement reform panel will address in forthcoming report.