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It’s not unusual to have disagreements within an agency as to who is the best offeror. Sometimes an agency’s Source Selection Evaluation Board (SSEB) is at odds with its Source Selection Authority (SSA). 708 more words
It sounds simple. In Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA) procurements, the agency determines the best value proposal by identifying those that are technically acceptable and then selecting the one with the lowest price. 683 more words
Costs will rise with floods, wildfires.
A nonpartisan federal watchdog says climate change is already costing U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars each year, with those costs expected to rise as devastating storms, floods, wildfires and droughts become more frequent in the coming decades. 75 more words
Summary: This looks at an important new GAO climate change report, and how the news media misreport it. While a small episode, it reveals much about the problem of climate change, about journalism, and why three decades of advocacy for climate change action has produced so little action. 1,895 more words