Contractors are seeing the progress on a potential budget deal but remaining on their toes. PSC head David Berteau joined Federal Drive to discuss.
The Professional Services Council, an industry association, asked the Senate Appropriations Committee to limit the type of work Federally-Funded Research and Development Centers can do for DoD.
The 2020 National Defense Authorization Act is still in committee draft but expected out Monday.
Buzz about artificial intelligence has led to increased spending and put several Trump administration directives in motion, but only a handful of agencies have gotten into the early stages of AI adoption.
The 2020 Defense budget proposed by the House appropriations committee is much lower than the Trump administration wanted.
Federal contractors said the recent government shutdown was marked by confusion, lack of communication and unclear guidance from agencies about their responsibilities.
Industry says the President's recent security clearance transfer brings promise for long-awaited modernization to the entire personnel vetting process.
Evidence is mounting that civilian agencies are spending less than what they received in appropriations for fiscal 2019.
Contractors watch the President's Management Agenda developments no less than federal managers. David Berteau joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for his view.
President Donald Trump's skinny budget for 2020 will be released soon and it promises an adherence to congressional budget caps.
Does the new rule satisfy contractors who felt beset by DoD buyers' reliance on LPTA? David Berteau gave his take on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
Federal contractors used a variety of strategies to weather the shutdown's impact on their cash flow, and expect a return to normalcy to take a long time.
Contractors, like federal employees, are glad to see the government reopen but are suspicious of the fact that it's only a three-week continuing resolution.
Shutdown's impact on contractors: It's not just the lack of new work that hurts. They're not being paid for work they've already done.