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Small businesses largely immune to reduced contractor pay cap

Reducing the contractor compensation cap to the level of the salary drawn by the President ($400,000) or the Vice President ($230,700), as suggested by some lawmakers and the White House in the past, would dramatically increase the number of employees who earn compensation above the allowable limits GAO said. But the changes would mostly affect large companies, auditors said, because few of the small companies it surveyed pay their employees more than the amount earned by the President and Vice President.

Tags: industry , GAO , contractor pay cap , Stan Soloway , PSC , Jack Moore

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 09:03pm EDT

Senators push Tangherlini for assurances GSA is improving

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee members support Dan Tangherlini to be the permanent administrator of the General Services Administration. Lawmakers, however, wanted more answers about the troubled SAM program and the recent IG report on management interference of contract negotiations.

Tags: management , GSA , Dan Tangherlini , Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Co , Tom Carper , Tom Coburn , Claire McCaskill , System for Award Management , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 05:26am EDT
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An update on the NASA SEWP program

Joanne Woytek, program manager of the NASA SEWP program joins host Roger Waldron to talk about the contract and the implementation of SEWP 5.
June 18, 2013

Tags: contracting , SEWP , SEWP 4 , SEWP 5 , NASA , Joanne Woytek , GWACs , government contracting , Small business contracting , strategic sourcing , risk management , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf

Tuesday - 06/18/2013, 11:12pm EDT
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The evolution of marketing

Author Guy Kawasaki joins host Mark Amtower to talk about how marketing has changed over the years.
June 17, 2013

Tags: contracting , marketing , marketing to the government , Guy Kawasaki , What the Plus , Google+ , LinkedIn , Facebook , APE , Mark Amtower , Amtower Off Center

Monday - 06/17/2013, 10:56pm EDT
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GSA to review all internal contracting practices after latest IG report

The review comes in the wake of the agency's recent inspector general report that revealed management interference on schedule contract negotiations. Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini said the review will ensure the agency's contracting work is "performed with transparency and honesty."

Tags: GSA , Anne Rung , Dan Tangherlini , oversight , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/14/2013, 04:29pm EDT

Lawmakers, industry press OFPP not to make strategic sourcing mandatory

The House Small Business Subcommittee on Contracting and the Workforce is searching for answers about the potential impact on competition if the White House mandates the use of strategic sourcing contracts. Four industry associations provided little support for compulsory use, citing potential risks to the government and harm to vendors.

Tags: industry , Joe Jordan , OFPP , Jeff Koses , GSA , Richard Hanna , House Small Business Committee , Rob Burton , Venable , Stan Soloway , Professional Services Council , Roger Waldron , Coalition for Government Procurement , strategic sourcing , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/14/2013, 05:35am EDT
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Defense Contractors fish overseas and new fracking regulations

On this week's Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss overseas business opportunities for contractors, and the impact of the fracking rule on U.S. oil production.
June 13, 2013

Tags: contracting , sequestration , Bloomberg Government , Evan Croen , defense spending , Bureau of Land Management , fracking , Jason Arvelo , Allen Scott , Capital Impact

Thursday - 06/13/2013, 06:24pm EDT
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The keys to a successful procurement

Dave Mader, senior vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, talks acquisition and procurement with host Roger Waldron.
June 11, 2013

Tags: contracting , procurement , Dave Mader , Booz Allen Hamilton , acquisition planning , GSA , Federal Acquisition Service , shared services , contract duplication , continuing resolution , sequestration , risk allocation , LPTA , Small business contracting , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf

Wednesday - 06/12/2013, 12:12am EDT
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Booz Allen fires employee involved in NSA leaks

Booz Allen Hamilton announced Tuesday it has fired Edward Snowden, the contractor employee who admitted leaking details about classified National Security Agency programs to reporters. The company said Snowden was fired June 10 because he violated company policies, including its code of ethics.

Tags: contracting , industry , Edward Snowden , NSA , DoD , NSA leaks ,

Tuesday - 06/11/2013, 01:17pm EDT
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