Stephanie Kostro

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Contractors conclude a difficult year of funding uncertainty and a slew of executive orders

For federal contractors, 2021 comes to an end with no appropriations for 2022 until halfway through the fiscal year.

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/AzriSuratmin)CONTRACT AWARDS on missing puzzle

Services contractors gear up for a battle with the Biden administration

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Syringes loaded with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine lie ready for use by a nurse, in Jackson, Miss., on Sept. 21, 2021.  The Food and Drug Administration has paved the way for children ages 5 to 11 to get Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine. The agency authorized the kid-size doses on Friday, Oct. 29.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

The clock is ticking on the deadline for federal contractor employees to get vaccinated

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(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2020, file photo, a COVID-19 vaccination record card is shown at Seton Medical Center in Daly City, Calif. Los Angeles leaders are poised to enact one of the nation's strictest vaccine mandates, a sweeping measure that would require the shots for everyone entering a bar, restaurant, nail salon, gym or even a Lakers game. The City Council on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, is scheduled to consider the proposal and most members have said they support it as a way of preventing further COVID-019 surges. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

With deadlines inching closer, employees and contractors get more details on federal vaccine mandate

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Now is the time for federal contractors to prepare for a continuing resolution

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The story of how one small business is barely hanging on to its hopes of winning a spot on NITAAC’s CIO-SP4

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Just how well do agencies alert contractors to their fiscal year buying plans?

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/AzriSuratmin)CONTRACT AWARDS on missing puzzle

Industry calling on NITAAC to reassess CIO-SP4 solicitation, push back due date for bids

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Bidders are scratching their heads over developments in a major NIH acquisition program

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Contractors are also trying to sort out that return-to-work guidance from the White House

The guidance from the White House last week purported to help agencies plan for people to return to federal offices. That included both federal employees…

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White House’s FY22 budget request reveals details for federal contractors

Executive Vice President for Policy at the Professional Services Council, Stephanie Kostro spoke to Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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Contractors design strategies for dealing with the latest executive order on cybersecurity

 Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. That executive order on cybersecurity from the White House last week – where do you even…

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