Continuing his trend of fulfilling the promises set forth in his Contract with the American Voter, President Trump, on January 30, 2017, issued an Executive Order mandating the elimination of at least two existing regulations for every new regulation issued. In particular, the order explains that “whenever an executive department or agency…publicly proposes for notice… Continue Reading
This year will offer more contracting opportunities valued at far less than the number of contracts that went out to bid in 2016.
Brent Maas of NGIP discusses purchasing challenges and tips for vendors on buying, selling and marketing to government agencies.
In 2001 and 2004, Sparton Electronics (now Sparton DeLeon Springs LLC) was awarded Navy contracts for sonobuoy research and development and engineering and technical services related to submarine acoustics. By January 2007, the Government had reimbursed Sparton for the cost of work performed by Jackson Engineering, a related (affiliated) company.
GAO denied a protest challenging an agency’s refusal to evaluate fixed-prices for realism, even where the agency believed the price might be too low.
How would you rank in comparison to key competency areas defined by APMP – the Association of Record for Bid, Proposal, Business Development, Capture, and
Last week, we reported on the President’s moratorium on new regulations; no new regulations can be sent to the Federal Register until approved by someone appointed by the new administration and a 60 day freeze on those already published but have not taken effect.
Rob Snyder, acting secretary of the VA, officially exempts some health care, construction and project management professionals from the hiring freeze.
Many companies who work with government agencies are concerned this week as several news outlets have run stories about contract and grant “freezes” at the Environmental Protection Agency and potentially at other agencies. The new administration has provided few details about the freezes, their objectives, the programs affected, or whether there are more to come. … Continue Reading
Currently, the integral agency—a repository for memoranda issued by the executive branch—is without a website.