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How the AbilityOne program is coping when agencies need fewer office supplies

The AbilityOne program employs people with disabilities to manufacture many commodities for the government, from military uniforms to those wonderful ball…

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(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman/Airman Azaria E. FosterDefense Logistics Agency, Moody Air Force Base, troops

Disability employer was a mandated source for body armor, but DLA opened up bids to others

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AbilityOne seeks to end minimum wage exception for disabled workers at nonprofit contractors

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AbilityOne program looks to end subminimum wage for federal contract workers with disabilities

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Amelia Brust, Federal News NetworkBill Zielinski, Maria Roat, Brendan Johnson, Small Business Administration

GSA’s e-commerce initiative strained by new protests, questions over supply chain risks

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Two studies debunk ‘urban myths’ about GSA Advantage

The Coalition for Government Procurement and the Naval Postgraduate School found agencies were getting better deals through GSA Advantage than through…

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When it comes to acquisition, have it both ways: Compliance and convenience

Kevin Lynch, the president and CEO for the National Industries for the Blind, details how the e-commerce provision can meet the goals of expediency and…

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Helpdesk award continues USDA’s trek toward more shared services

Cheryl Cook, USDA’s CIO, said the Forest Service awarded a contract to AbilityOne for tier one helpdesk services. This is one of several enterprisewide services the agency is creating to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

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