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Blog Post | By Jon Levin | April 29, 2011 | Comments (2)
At the beginning of the week I posted an article address the leaked draft of an Executive Order being worked on by the Obama administration that would require federal contractors to disclose their political giving. What's shocking, and not shocking, is how politicized the issue has gotten along party lines. Here's my take.
Blog Post | By Jon Levin | April 29, 2011 | Comments (0)
This week, the Administrative Conference of the United States - the group that governs the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) - recommended a brand new conflicts of interest policy for government contractors.
Blog Post | By Jon Levin | April 26, 2011 | Comments (0)
Posted to the Federal Register today, there is a proposed rule that aims to address some of the issues surrounding competitive advantages held by contractors that hire former insiders from federal agencies.
Blog Post | By Jon Levin | April 22, 2011 | Comments (3)
President Obama is considering an Executive Order that would require federal contractors to disclose their political giving. The Order, if issued, would be similar to the Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act (DISCLOSE) that failed to make it through Congress last year.
Blog Post | By Jon Levin | April 18, 2011 | Comments (0)
This afternoon, the Small Business Administration issued a press release in which they announced their picks for the best small prime and subcontractors. We have the list!