David Berteau

defense budget

Pentagon planning new guidance to help contractors squeezed by inflation

Within the next week, DoD hopes to update its policies to allow more vendors hit by inflation to request price increases on their fixed-price contracts.

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The Biden administration’s aggressive anti-trust approach includes federal contractors

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Contractors start looking at what’s in the defense authorization bill for 2023

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Defense Industrial Base faces short and long term challenges

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What the 2023 fiscal budget will look like for contractors

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Why services contractors have a difficult landscape to cross

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For contractors, early 2022 is starting to look a bit too much like late 2021

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Federal contractors find, sometimes you just have to outwait a problem

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Contractors seek clarification on government cyber standards

From lack of a new budget to roiling vaccine mandates, the federal government, from contractors’ point of view, has become, you might say, an even more…

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For contractors, the government seems like a 45 running on 33 at the moment

Federal contractors only want two things at the moment. Besides contracts that is. One is for Congress, specifically the Senate, to get on with the National…

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As federal contractors prepare for possible shutdown, impacts from the last one still loom large

Federal contractors are drawing on the lessons they learned from the last partial lapse in appropriations, a 35-day event companies say has changed the way they prepare for a possible government shutdown later this week.

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