For several years, agency acquisition shops have been getting more comfortable with buying outside of the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
Biniam Gebre has spent the last four years working for Accenture Federal Services leading the management consulting division.
Soraya Correa recently retired from public service on July 31 after spending the last six as the chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security.
OMB is releasing an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking today that, among other things, raises the percentage of component parts required to be manufactured in the U.S. in a product that agencies buy.
Shelby Oakley, a director in the Government Accountability Office's Contracting and National Security Acquisitions team, joins host Roger Waldron on this week's Off the Shelf for a wide ranging discussion of her agency's reports on key procurement programs in the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs.
In today's Federal Newscast, agencies spent billions on urgent COVID-related contracts, but they neglected to report some important award information.
Procurement law and regulation have required buying American for decades. Is there anything left to do?
For analysis, Federal Drive with Tom Temin turned to the President and CEO of the Professional Services Council David Berteau.
Roger Waldron of the Coalition for Government Procurement focuses on the practical steps that GSA can take to modify the existing MAS program to include cost reimbursement capabilities.
New proposals would require the Pentagon to treat supply chains as a “strategic priority” and identify a plan to get away from materials sourced from China.
David Drabkin, chairman of the Section 809 Panel and a former federal acquisition executive at GSA and DoD, details why the federal procurement process needs an update to its definition of competition and the processes by which agencies obtain competition.
Chris Parente of StoryTech Consulting joined host Mark Amtower on this week's Amtower Off Center to discuss end-of-fiscal-year marketing tactics for federal contractors.
Something big is brewing over at the Labor Department's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs.
The Biden administration’s focus on increasing competition and removing barriers to entry in the federal marketplace once again prompts a discussion on a competition issue.