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More than ever, contractors need a vehicle strategy to capitalize on a growing federal market

Federal spending on contracts for goods and services continues to grow in many categories. But according to research by Deltek, there’s increasing consolidation…

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In the relatively small world of government contracting, it pays not to be a jerk

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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2020, file photo the General Services Administration building is seen, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, in Washington. An agency little known outside Washington, the General Services Administration, has held off on recognizing President-elect Joe Biden as the president-elect, denying him access to the money, offices and machinery routinely afforded to the incoming team. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Advice for contractors who want to gain a little more control over their fates

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Protests might be choking off the government’s most popular acquisition vehicles

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Part 2: Cost reimbursement capability for the MAS program

Given GSA’s discretion on this subject, and in the face of the proposed BIC MAC follow-on to OASIS, it is time for GSA to modify the MAS program to add…

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Government’s recent track record with IDIQ contracts has been spotty

The government’s recent track record with huge IDIQ contracts has been spotty at best. Larry Allen says the problems are a sign of the times.

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Section 876 – GSA takes welcome steps towards innovation

This August, GSA took two significant, interconnected steps towards increasing competition and access to the commercial market through its government-wide contract vehicles.

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