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It’s that time of year again! Outdoors, the weather oscillates between autumnal chill and balmy summer temps. Inside agency offices, the flurry of fiscal year-end activities is drawing to a close. And in the House and Senate, lawmakers are waging what has become an annual showdown over funding government operations without approved …… » Read more
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On Tuesday afternoon, the Senate will vote whether to end debate on a continuing resolution (CR) that would fund most departments and programs at the current-law levels through December 9. The House-passed version of the FY2017 Legislative Branch spending measure is the vehicle for the CR. Full story>> … » Read more
We all make mistakes. But when tax dollars are at work, you’re under an especially unforgiving microscope. Add in the voluminous, ever-changing federal acquisition code and a handful of lawmakers all too eager to admonish others publicly, and the path of federal acquisition can seem a veritable minefield. Certainly, the sheer scale of …… » Read more
Check-out the new Gaming Center! It's a fun way to help you test and improve your core acquisition knowledge and base of understanding.
While cyber security is the No. 1 issue for federal information technology (IT), improving IT acquisition is in the top five, according to the Professional Services Council's 26th Annual Federal Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Survey. IT acquisition challenges fell within three pain …… » Read more
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