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GSA, DHS making big push to address shortcomings in contractor assessments

Two agencies are attempting to improve the Contractor Performance Assessment Retrieval System (CPARS) process, which many say isn’t working as intended.

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Starting small, GSA will limit online shopping portals to $10,000 per purchase

At least in the beginning, GSA will limit commercial marketplaces to the micropurchase threshold. But officials said industry input shaped their thinking…

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FASA revisited: Precedents in commercial item preference

In today’s panel, we discuss the renewed focus on commercial items, and there are a lot of contemporary reasons to do so.

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GSA wants to rescue innovations from the ‘valley of death’

GSA launches a pilot to help companies in Phase III of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program get access to federal buyers.

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