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Unlocking the door to government contracts: A lifeline for small businesses

Government contracts can represent a gateway to sustainable growth for small businesses.

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Small and minority-owned businesses see more opportunity than ever

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budget, Congress Defense, pentagon, science & technology

Biden’s pick for Pentagon’s S&T position pledges to reduce barriers to entry for small businesses

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 10, 2009) Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Ryan Allshouse uses the intrusion detection system to monitor unclassified network activity from the automated data processing workspace aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). IDS is part of the integrated shipboard network system and serves as an important computer network defense enabler protecting the unclassified shipboard network from cyber attack.  (U.S. Navy photo by Rick Naystatt/Released)

Navy’s PEO-Digital turns to SBIRs for the first time

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Commerce’s CATTS procurement exemplifies all that’s wrong with federal small business contracting

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Army launches several new initiatives to incorporate small firms’ technologies into its systems

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Pentagon advisers want DoD to build out agreements between small and large defense businesses

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This team of business coaches aims to enlarge the field of minority federal contractors

Hutch, an incubator based in Baltimore, Maryland, seeks to develop minority- and women-owned technical services companies for federal contracting.

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NAVSUP can teach a thing or two about small business Defense procurements

The Naval Supply Systems Command keeps machinery and people equipped and ready to go. It has some award winning programs for ensuring small business participation…

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FILE - Voters arrive to cast the their ballots on Election Day at City Hall, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, in Alexandria, Va. The first major election day following a year of relentless attacks on voting rights and election officials went off largely without a hitch. The relative calm was a relief to those who oversee state and local elections, but election experts say that might not matter to the millions of Americans who now believe in conspiracy theories trumpeting rampant electoral fraud. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

Federal employees can now take paid leave to vote and work at the polls

In today’s Federal Newscast: Federal agency CIOs are finalizing plans to create and fund a zero-trust architecture. A former head of the TSA has died. And you can now sport ombre nails while in a Marine Corps uniform.

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