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Section 809 panel’s final report prescribes ‘revolutionary’ changes to DoD buying

Section 809 panel delivers 2,000 pages of proposed fixes to DoD acquisition, including a sweeping overhaul of how the Pentagon buys commercially-available…

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Court: Army ignored law’s preference for commercial items in major intel procurement

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House attempt to streamline commercial buying runs into trouble in Senate

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Category management, GSA schedules and more

Bill Gormley, president of the Gormley Group and chair of the Coaliton for Government Procurement, discusses category management, GSA’s Schedules Transformation…

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DoD trying to eliminate pricing data requirements in commercial buying

DoD is establishing centers of excellence to verify commercial item costs without requiring cost and pricing data from companies.

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Armed Services chairman challenges DoD on new rule for commercial acquisition

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter has told several audiences in recent weeks that he’s trying to drill tunnels through the “wall” that sits between the Defense Department and commercial innovators.

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