Supply chain management

Mark Borkowski

For CBP, supply chain risk is much more than just cybersecurity

Mark Borkowski, the assistant commissioner in the Office of Acquisition and the chief acquisition officer at CBP in the Homeland Security Department said…

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FILE - This evidence photo from the criminal complaint of the U.S. District Court for Massachusetts v. Ashley Bigsbee for illegal possession of a stolen firearm on Nov. 15, 2015, in Suffolk, Mass., shows one of ten M11 semiautomatic handguns that former Army Reserve member James Morales stole from the Lincoln Stoddard Army Reserve Center in Worcester, Mass. Overall, AP has found that at least 2,000 firearms from the Army, Marines, Navy or Air Force were lost or stolen during the 2010s. (U.S. District Court for Massachusetts via AP)

Congress plans fixes for US military’s AWOL weapons problems

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With all of the mandates and threats, should companies really “want” federal contracts?

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How the Army is bouncing its supply chain back from the COVID freeze

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DoD calls for whole-of-government effort to improve critical supply chains

DoD conducted a 100-day review of its critical supply chains at the request of the White House.

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(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)FILE - This Aug. 4, 2009, file photo shows the United States Chamber of Commerce building in Washington. The White House says a senior national security official is leading the U.S. response to a massive breach of government departments and private corporations discovered late last year. The announcement that the deputy national security adviser for cyber and emergency technology, Anne Neuberger, has been in charge of the response to the SolarWinds hack follows congressional criticism of the government effort so far as “disorganized.” (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Commerce Department builds out supply chain resilience in 2022 budget

The Biden administration’s 2022 budget request raises the bar for federal contracts going to small, disadvantaged businesses and sets higher budgets…

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Patricia Lakeprocurement

A procurement potpourri

Jason Miller, executive editor for Federal News Network, joined host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to talk about the state of GSA’s contracting programs including the acquisition strategy, pricing issues and Section 876.

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