In construction projects that are performed either on behalf of a municipality or a state agency, a general contractor and potentially a sub-contractor are typically required to post payment and/or performance bonds with the county or municipality. 433 more words
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HARRIS CORPORATION: Maker of Stingray Spy Tech Awarded More than $430-Million in Government Contracts in August
We’ve been quiet here at the FedNewsFeed, but I’ve been monitoring news and haven’t seen many ground breaking articles recently. This piece about the SBA Mentor-Protege program is a general overview of how larger companies like Lockheed Martin call on smaller companies for their specialized experience. 117 more words
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Government transparency is key as is accountability to its citizenry.
The Kenyan government is signing off on a lot of deals with both local and international companies but the public, to whom the government is accountable, has no clue whatsoever as to what entails these contracts. 131 more words
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