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Special Multimedia Reports: Acquisition

GAO: Defense contracting down, civilian agencies steady over 5 years

A Government Accountability Office analysis of governmentwide contracting data looked at the trends…

Congress rolls back fed contracting 'blacklisting' rule

The Senate has passed a Congressional Review Act resolution disapproving implementation of the Obama…

Report looks at how Trump’s policies, expiring contracts will impact competitiveness

A new report by government market analysts Govini looks at expiring federal contracts as a way to fo…

Navy officially adopts GSA Reverse Auctions acquisition platform

The Department of the Navy has signed a memorandum of understanding for use of the General Services…

Report: Physical, digital infrastructure drive $2T government contracting market

An analysis by commerce intelligence company Onvia looks at major areas of government contracting gr…

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GAO: Defense contracting down, civilian agencies steady over 5 years

A Government Accountability Office analysis of governmentwide contracting data looked at the trends…

Congress rolls back fed contracting 'blacklisting' rule

The Senate has passed a Congressional Review Act resolution disapproving implementation of the Obama…

Report looks at how Trump’s policies, expiring contracts will impact competitiveness

A new report by government market analysts Govini looks at expiring federal contracts as a way to fo…

Navy officially adopts GSA Reverse Auctions acquisition platform

The Department of the Navy has signed a memorandum of understanding for use of the General Services…

Report: Physical, digital infrastructure drive $2T government contracting market

An analysis by commerce intelligence company Onvia looks at major areas of government contracting gr…

GSA Office of Telecommunications Services reflects on priorities

How the office uses strategic, data-driven initiatives to expand capabilities and lower costs for ag…

Cloud a focus even as tech budgets tighten, says forecast

Tech spending outlook offers advice to federal CIOs amid budget declines.

GSA requests comments on entity validation services

Agency seeks input for when the current contract expires in 2018.

FedRAMP unveils new ‘Tailored’ service baseline for comment

The baseline for the new low-risk cloud solution service is open for public feedback through March.

Innovating federal contracting: Be careful what you wish for [Commentary]

We’re all aware of — and perhaps have participated in — the criticism of today’s model of contractin…

3 takeaways from an anxious GSA roundtable with industry

How 'Bob's Discount Furniture' fears and innovation 'leakage' loom over the agency's TDR rule.

Fighting federal procurement fraud [Commentary]

In recent years, fraud experts have turned to a hybrid analytical approach to fraud monitoring that…

RFP issued for third-generation SmartPay charge card program

The General Services Administration has released a request for proposals soliciting industry to subm…

GAO strikes down protest over $50B IT services deal

The agency denied protests from four contractors over the GSA's $50 billion IT services contract.

GSA seeks vendor insight on SaaS solutions for shared services

The General Services Administration has released a request for information seeking industry input on…

GSA rebrands IT service to reflect move to category management

The General Service Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service has rebranded and expanded the Inte…

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