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Why GAO’s Bid Protest Dismissals for Alliant 2 Are a Big Deal

The Government Accountability Office’s recent dismissal of pre-award bid protests against the Alliant 2 governmentwide contracting vehicle will have ramifications beyond a potential $65 billion worth of IT services it could bring to the federal government over the next 10 years. 52 more words


GAO ruling lets GSA buy the USDA steak, not the mystery meat

The General Services Administration may have just put the first nail in the coffin that eventually will bury the widespread use of lowest-price, technically acceptable (LPTA) contracts for services. 45 more words

Media Outlet

Final Rule: Federal Acquisition Regulation; Contracts Under the Small Business Administration 8(a) Program

DoD, GSA, and NASA are issuing a final rule amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to implement regulatory clarifications made by the Small Business Administration regarding the 8(a) program… 14 more words

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Final Rule: General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Fair Opportunity Complaints on GSA Contracts

The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a final rule amending the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to clarify that the ordering-agency task and delivery order Ombudsman has jurisdiction and responsibility to review and resolve fair opportunity complaints on tasks and delivery orders placed against GSA multiple-award contracts. 15 more words


Contractors claim Trump owes nearly $3 million – file liens against DC hotel

Two small business contractors, one with offices in Maryland and the other in Virginia, have filed mechanics liens against Donald Trump’s Washington Hotel claiming he had not paid them for work they completed on the building. 276 more words


Ethics (or Lack Thereof) May Haunt Trump's DC Hotel

Bear with me, please.  This is going to be a long one, and I apologize in advance.

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GSA to Offer Cloud-Based Contract Writing System Next Year

The General Services Administration will offer a new service to federal agencies next year designed to speed up contract writing.

According to a blog post published this morning, GSA will launch a cloud-based shared service contract-writing system that will “offer federal agencies a turnkey, comprehensive, contract writing and administrative solution.” 12 more words