Acquisition

  • The latest report from the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction, Stuart Bowen, is out. General Bowen testified about the report before the new Commission on Wartime Contracting. Watch the entire morning session Watch the…

    February 04, 2009
  • Federal agencies aren’t immune to the increasing cost of just about everything. Last year, we all felt the pinch of high gas prices topping over $4-dollars a gallon. So how can automakers help the government…

    February 03, 2009
  • Implementation plan details short, medium and long term goals

    February 03, 2009
  • Contract to SAIC to focus on green technologies

    February 02, 2009
  • By Jason Miller Executive Editor FederalNewsRadio The General Services Administration has a new leader, but not a permanent one. The Obama administration today named Paul Prouty as the new acting administrator. Prouty, who had been…

    January 22, 2009
  • A second award under the Networx contract has been withdrawn because of protest. The State Department awarded a contract to AT&T, but Qwest protested the award to the Government Accountability Office. A State spokesman says…

    January 21, 2009
  • Jim Williams, GSA’s Acting Administrator, joins us to talk about a career spanning both Administrations, and the special planning that went into today’s events and transition.

    January 20, 2009
  • In the second part of our interview wth Molly Wilkinson, Chief of Staff at the Small Business Administration, she’s leaving the SBA after a few years as chief of staff, and talking about her experience…

    January 16, 2009
  • In the second part of our interview wth Molly Wilkinson, Chief of Staff at the Small Business Administration, she’s leaving the SBA after a few years as chief of staff, and talking about her experience…

    January 16, 2009
  • In our continuing conversations with leaders transitioning out of government, we spoke with Molly Wilkinson, Chief of Staff at the Small Business Administration. She shared her personal triumphs and challenges of working at the SBA.…

    January 16, 2009
  • The Department of Defense is requiring officials who participate in costly acquisitions at the Pentagon to get written approval from an agency ethics officer before taking a job with a contractor. Government Executive is reporting…

    January 16, 2009
  • Competition, accountability among areas of focus for 2009

    January 16, 2009
  • There have been so many changes in the procurement environment in the past 12 months — and most people expect more changes in the coming year. On Thursday, AFFIRM will hold a panel of procurement…

    January 13, 2009
  • The incoming Obama administration will need some help to translate their enthusiasm for Web 2.0 tools to the government. And fortunately for them, the Federal Web Manager’s council delivered such advice. A new White Paper…

    January 13, 2009