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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) did not properly follow federal procurement regulations and its own policies to develop and award Patient-Centered Community Care (PC3) contracts, determined the Office of Inspector General (OIG). In reviewing contract documents and interviewing PC3 acquisition officials, auditors found weaknesses in …… » Read more
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The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will redo paymentaccuracy.gov over the next few weeks to capture agency data from the currently unreported seven percent of government-wide improper payments, controller David Mader told lawmakers, as reported in Government Executive. Mader told the House Oversight and Government Reform’s …… » Read more
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has sustained in part and denied in part a protest regarding the U.S. Air Force’s (USAF’s) evaluation of an awardee’s potential organizational conflict of interest (OCI), past performance, and proposal cost realism, as well as the nature of discussions with the protestor. USAF …… » 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.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is seeking new concepts to explore and redirect asteroids, according to a broad agency announcement reported in Federal Times. This may remind many of a certain blockbuster movie where characters argued that NASA should be prepared for anything ... say, drilling into an asteroid to …… » Read more
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