Missing the guardrails by inches, the nation's careening political apparatus has managed to fund the government for fiscal 2021.
The federal acquisition and contracting apparatus in the government has proven surprisingly adaptable. That's a chief finding in a survey conducted by the Professional Services Council.
Federal contractors are bracing for radical changes in policy and the threat of a short-term government shutdown as they look forward the coming transition.
The election outcome will have big consequences for nearly every segment of the economy, including federal contractors and the rules they and the government operate under.
Defense contractors should pay close attention to two developments. An update on payments to contractors, and a review of how DoD spent its pandemic money.
The controversial White House directive banning what the Trump administration thinks is divisive diversity training - it applies to federal contractors, too.
Reports are surfacing that maybe the government did not reach its annual small business contracting goals, as the Small Business Administration has boasted.
The pace of end-of-fiscal-year spending is off for a variety of reasons. Among them some unresolved policy questions related to national security and the federal supply chain.
President Trump's pick to lead the Office of Personnel Management is accused of 'lacking commitment to federal merit system," one of D.C.'s industry experts is leaving his high-profile post, and a congressional committee is launching an investigation into recent tragedies at Ft. Hood.
Alan Chvotkin, the executive vice president and counsel at the Professional Services Council, helped grow the association over the last two decades as agencies spent more on services than products.
The pandemic has proven both scary and monotonous -- and now the end of the federal fiscal year is only a month away.
Companies filing for reimbursements under $2 million may get streamlined service.
You can forgive federal contractors for a little confusion. There's a new White House executive order on use of immigrant labor.
Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.), along with Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), asked Senate leadership to include a provision in the next stimulus bill to extend Section 3610 provisions that provide paid leave, including sick leave, to employees and subcontractors until Dec. 31, 2021.