The main sticking point between the House and Senate versions is the topline number. The Senate bill authorizes an additional $17 billion for the Defense Department, which the House argues would be used for pet projects like the border wall.
Lt. Gen. Duke Richardson, the Air Force’s top acquisition authority, tells government officials it’s time to give more credit to industry requests for contracts
The Court of Federal Claims’ brief ruling did not fully explain the rationale behind the decision, but appeared to clear the way for DoD to award the $10 billion contract next month.
“Fat Leonard” Navy bribery has long ended, but not the aftershocks.
Mark Pletchter, assistant U.S. attorney for the southern district of California, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to talk more about the ‘details of the ‘Fat Leonard’ case.
In today’s Federal Newscast, yet another legislative attempt to block the Trump administration’s proposed merger of the Office of Personnel Management with the General Services Administration, passed the House.
Army Gen. Mark Milley says continual and timely funding is a must for the military.
Section 809 Chairman Dave Drabkin shared several recommendations for the Defense Department acquisition process that can be implemented immediately, without Congressional approval.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the General Services Administration extended the deadline for proposals for the Agriculture Department to lease space in the Kansas City region.
Brent Calhoon, a partner in Baker Tilly’s government contractor advisory services practice, makes the case for why DoD shouldn’t wait for Congress to act on the Section 809 panel recommendations.
Fitzgerald, director of the Government Contractor Advisor Services Group at Baker Tilly, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss DoD pricing provisions and their impact.
Charles Tiefer, professor at the University of Baltimore Law School and former deputy counsel for the House of Representatives, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to give his perspective on mergers and competition.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department is putting off the elimination of a major benefit for post 9/11 veterans.
Pentagon says that acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper expects to be formally nominated for the top job very soon