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President signs law delaying STOCK Act expansion

President Barack Obama has signed a law delaying an expansion of the STOCK Act that would have published the financial records of thousands of top managers throughout the executive and legislative branches in an online, searchable database.

Tags: STOCK Act , financial disclosure , open government , Congress , President Barack Obama , workforce , Pay & Benefits

Thursday - 08/16/2012, 09:16pm EDT

Analysis: DHS proposed rule might hurt agency-industry collaboration

Jaime Gracia is industry co-chair of the Better Government IT Working Group and President and CEO of Seville Government Consulting.

Tags: Jaime Gracia , Seville Government Consulting , Better Government IT Working Group , DHS , workforce , ethics , In Depth

Wednesday - 10/26/2011, 06:57pm EDT
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Part 4: SBA's contracting practices under close scrutiny

In part 4 of Federal News Radio's investigative series "Discouraged and Disrespected at SBA," allegations of cronyism and conflict of interest in the acquisition process arise. Over the past year, lawmakers and auditors have raised concerns about the agency's acquisition practices. SBA officials deny the accusations and say they are strengthening their acquisition processes.

Tags: management , contracting , Ethel Matthews , Jonathan Swain , Karen Mills , Olympia Snowe , Nydia Velazquez , Eileen Harrington , Sara Lipscomb , SBA , House Small Business Committee , Senate Small Business Committee , FTC , Bill Shook , Rosemarie Straight , Tom Wimer , KnowledgeBank , McKinsey and Company , whistleblower retaliation , Recovery Act , Discouraged and Disrespected at SBA , Jason Miller

Thursday - 02/10/2011, 07:20am EST
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DoD conflict of interest rule to impact nearly every agency

The Professional Services Council's Stan Soloway explains on the Defense Department rule.

Tags: DoD Update , Stan Soloway , Professional Services Council , contracting , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 01/05/2011, 03:16pm EST
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What conflict of interest? How power blinds us to our flaws

The Wall Street Journals reports on Congressional staffers' trades begs the question: Why do people in power risk losing so much for a little more gain?

Tags: Must Reads , Dorobek Insider , Wall Street Journal , Congress , stocks , trading , Transparency

Tuesday - 10/19/2010, 03:20pm EDT