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GAO: Brand Name Restrictions Must Be Justified

Competition is the touchstone of federal contracting. Except in limited circumstances, agencies are required to procure goods and services through full and open competition. In this regard, an agency’s decision to limit competition to only brand name items must be adequately justified. 49 more words


Press Release: Obama Administration Exceeds Ambitious Goal to Restore 500,000 Acres of Tribal Homelands

Date: October 12, 2016 Contact: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov
(AS-IA) Nedra Darling 202-219-4152

Administration makes good on promise to place at least one half million acres of land into trust for tribal nations, working to make tribal communities whole again… 574 more words


Hawaii To Become Self-Governing?

By ANGIE STEVENS / Staff Writer

The Department of the Interior has announced that a plan is being set into motion that would allow Native Hawaiians the status of a self-governing nation.   463 more words


Senior Scientific and Technical Analyst – National Invasive Species Council (NISC)

Job Overview

This position is located within the Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary, National Invasive Species Council, in Washington, DC. This is a permanent, senior-level position with substantial, high-profile responsibilities. 107 more words


Federal Register Highlights - 9/22/16

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for September 22, 2016

TEMPORARY RULE: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the US 165 (Jackson Street) Drawbridge across the Red River, mile 88.6, at Alexandria, Louisiana. 866 more words

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On America’s Trails

Let’s talk briefly about two American legends celebrated on screen and page. One stretches 2,160 miles from Mount Katahdin, Maine to Springer Mountain, Georgia. The second covers 2,665 miles from America’s southern and northernmost borders along the mountain ranges of Washington, Oregon, and California. 500 more words

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