Angela Styles

  • Bid protests, suspension and debarments continue to drop, but for how long?

    GAO and the Interagency Suspension and Debarment Committee released annual reports highlighting continued decreases in bid protests, by 16%, and in the number of companies suspended or debarred.

  • Group responsible for expediting billions in federal building sales meets Monday

    To explain how it’s charted and how it works, board member and former federal procurement policy chief Angela Styles joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

  • Key trends for procurement in 2019

    Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the implication of Section 846, GSA’s eCommerce efforts, JEDI cloud procurement, and key trends shaping the federal procurement market.

  • OFPP administrator, where art thou?

    OFPP has been without a permanent administrator for almost two years and with no nominee in sight, experts question whether having a Senate confirmed one matters any more.

  • Peering into the black box of OTA awards

    Information about Other Transaction Agreements is so hazy that no one is quite sure of the total dollar amount DoD has spent on OTAs over the past three years.

  • An update on the Section 846 Implementation Plan

    Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, Jonathan Aronie, partner at Sheppard Mullin LLP, and Jon Etherton, president of Etherton & Associates, Inc., join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the GSA’s Section 846 Implementation Plan. July 17, 2018

  • As OTAs grow, traditional contractors are reaping the benefits

    The Defense Department spent nearly $21 billion on OTAs in the past three years, but who is bringing home the bacon?

  • Some House lawmakers want special procurement rules for e-commerce platform

    Industry associations’ concerns grow about e-commerce portal with language in the 2019 Defense Authorization bill.

  • The impact of DoD’s commercial item rule

    How does DoD’s implementation of its commercial item rule affect both the department and contractors? Find out when Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf. March 27, 2018

  • New NDAA purchasing rules should benefit government shoppers, small business

    Angela Styles, former administrator for Federal Procurement Policy appears on Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss how new changes in acquisition rules will give contracting officers more flexibility, while helping small business get a bigger piece of the federal spending pie.