Congress is further along in the annual appropriations process than it usually is at this point in August, but that doesn’t mean contractors should drop planning for the possibility of a government shutdown.
The Professional Services Council and Grant Thornton’s biennial survey of federal acquisition workers found budget uncertainty and oversight requirements temper their optimism.
Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel at the Professional Services Counsel, spoke on Federal Drive with Tom Temin about the implications.
Things are moving fast as summer rolls on and mid-term elections near.
The Trump administration’s latest executive order dealing with information technology gives chief information officers more authority and more access to agency heads.
Defense agency reorganizations in a bill from Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) are major concerns for federal contractors.
Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel at the Professional Services Council, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss how the omnibus looks to services contractors.
For federal contractors, abstract as many definitions and other leadership decisions may seem, they signal new and very real regulations.
GSA, OMB held a listening session for federal employees, contractors to begin to develop an implementation plan for an e-commerce portal.
Alan Chvotkin of the Professional Services Council notes the changes in procurement rules and delays caused by another continuing resolution are creating some tensions in the contracting community