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Rate of Air Force contracts awarded by competitive procurements declines

n 2007, 75 percent of the Air Force's service contracts were awarded through competitive procurements. By last year, that had fallen to 59 percent.

Tags: Air Force , DoD , DoD Update , acquisition , contracting , procurement , GAO

Friday - 03/16/2012, 12:50pm EDT

Contracting reform

Host Roger Waldron and Jim Schweiter, partner at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP will talk about legislation affecting the contracting community.
March 13, 2012

Tags: acquisition , contracting , procurement , Jim Schweiter , McKenna Long & Aldridge , comprehensive contingency contracting reform act of 2012 , Claire McCaskill , Jim Webb , Wartime Contracting Commission , contractor accountability , contingency contracting , Off the Shelf , Roger Waldron , Coalition for Government Procurement

Tuesday - 03/13/2012, 11:20pm EDT
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Analysis: DoD budget will 'severely constrain' Army, Marine vehicle modernization

The Army and Marine Corps will be in the market for a new generation of ground vehicles soon. But acquisition officials there should think hard before they buy, according to Dr. Andrew Krepinevich, the president of the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. Krepinevich discussed the trends likely to impact the development of combat vehicles.

Tags: DoD , Army , Marine Corps , acquisition , ground combat vehicles , Andrew Krepinevich , CSBA , In Depth , Francis Rose

Monday - 03/12/2012, 05:30pm EDT
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Analysis: Next generation of multiple-award schedule coud 'reinvigorate' federal marketplace

Balancing government requirements and commercial best practices in the next generation of Multiple Awards Schedules could be a big boost for the General Services Administration. Roger Waldron, the president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss his analysis.

Tags: multiple-award schedule , Roger Waldron , Coalition for Government Procurement , In Depth , Francis Rose , acquisition

Monday - 03/12/2012, 06:19pm EDT
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Getting ahead in the government market

Peg and Claudia Hosky of Hosky Communications and FedInsider talk about ways to raise your profile with government agencies.
March 12, 2012

Tags: acquisition , contracting , networking , Hosky Communications , Peg Hosky , Claudia Hosky , FedInsider , government market , Federal Senior Management Conference , Mark Amtower , Amtower Off Center , WFED

Monday - 03/12/2012, 07:15pm EDT
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New acquisition rules set to go into effect

Joseph Petrillo, attorney with Petrillo and Powell in Washington, D.C., talks to The Federal Drive with Tom Temin about the new rules put in place by the Federal Acquisition Regulation Council.

Tags: Joseph Petrillo , acquisition , procurement , Federal Drive , Federal Acquisition Regulations Council , contracting

Thursday - 03/08/2012, 12:40pm EST
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The federal budget and contracting

Deltek Chief Knowledge Officer Ray Bjorklund discusses how contractors will be affected by the new federal budget.
March 6, 2012

Tags: acquisition , contracting , procurement , Ray Bjorklund , Deltek , federal budget , sequestration , contract duplication , GSA , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf , Coalition for Government Procurement

Tuesday - 03/06/2012, 06:55pm EST
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How closely does contracting bill mirror panel recommendations?

A new bill to reform wartime contracting, which incorporates many of the recommendations made by a panel that studied the issue for four years, has garnered a mixed response. Charles Tiefer, a professor of government contracting law at the University of Baltimore Law School who served on the contracting panel, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss the bill.

Tags: acquisition , contracting , industry , DoD , Charles Tiefer , Congress , Commission on Wartime Contracting

Monday - 03/05/2012, 06:01pm EST
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Automatic suspension in contracting bill draws ire of industry

Disagreement persists over whether provisions in a new contracting bill will enhance oversight of overseas contracting during conflicts or create another bureaucratic layer that penalizes contractors.

Tags: DoD , industry , contracting , acquisition , acquisition policy , acquisition workforce , Commission on Wartime Contracting , Scott Amey , POGO , PSC , In Depth , Francis Rose

Friday - 03/02/2012, 08:51pm EST
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DHS unification still high risk 9 years later

A check-up of how well the Homeland Security Department is unifying its 22 agencies finds the patient getting better, but still weak. The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations and Management examined the agency's acquisition, human resources and financial management systems. While DHS has a roadmap for improvement, it may not have the tools to implement it.

Tags: DHS , homeland security , acquisition , financial management , Congress , House , technology , Rafael Borras , Bill Keating , Thomas Marino , David Maurer , GAO , Michael McCaul , Emily Kopp

Friday - 03/02/2012, 01:57pm EST
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