The Defense Department is still implementing provisions of laws made almost two years ago.
President Donald Trump’s new executive order on April 18 will mandate agencies follow buy-American acquisition rules and close loopholes that allow for waivers and exemptions.
This week on the Capital Impact radio show, Bloomberg Government examines the law that requires the Defense Department to buy American when outfitting troops. Plus, which contractors will benefit the most from passage of an immigration bill?
On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss how the Berry Amendment is affecting troop supplies, what’s ahead for Congress when its members return from vacation, and the lobbying activities of companies that supply goods and services associated with the July 4th holiday. July 4, 2013
If passed, a new bill will give allow businesses to compete against federal prison manufacturing.