Buy American Act

Patricia LakeJason Miller

Procurement: A look back and a look ahead

Jason Miller, executive editor of the Federal News Network, provides a wrap up of the key procurement developments in 2021 and takes a sneak peak at what’s…

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Amelia Brust/Federal News Network

With all of the mandates and threats, should companies really “want” federal contracts?

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event on manufacturing and buying American-made products at UAW Region 1 headquarters in Warren, Mich., Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Agencies on the hook to meet new Buy American acquisition goals for most products

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event on manufacturing and buying American-made products at UAW Region 1 headquarters in Warren, Mich., Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

As the height of the federal procurement season approaches, that new Buy American order vexes

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Centre Law and Consulting

Why ‘buy American’ executive order may not be that effective

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AP/Jacquelyn MartinOPM

OPM lays out strategies for agencies to implement Trump administration’s priorities

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What are the goals of OMB, GSA’s e-commerce portal? That is step 1 of phase 1

GSA, OMB held a listening session for federal employees, contractors to begin to develop an implementation plan for an e-commerce portal.

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Donald Trump, Mike Pence

Administration’s vague push to ‘Buy American’ a worry for federal technology procurement

As agencies begin to implement the EO over the next eight months, the potential elimination of various carve-outs is going to be the most interesting thing…

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Stephen Miller, Jared Kushner, Steve Bannon, Peter Navarro, Reince Priebus

Trump to sign executive order to strengthen buy-American acquisition rules

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.

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