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GAO: Pentagon Met FY 2013 Acquisition Guidance in Selecting Best Value Processes

The Government Accountability Office has reviewed the factors the Defense Department used when it selected the best value processes to assess a vendor’s proposal in fiscal year 2013. GAO ...
AnneRung

OFPP Nominee Anne Rung Outlines Priorities to Senate Committee

Anne Rung, President Barack Obama’s nominee to lead the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, has outlined her priorities during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs ...
Nick Nayak

Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

Nick Nayak Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce ...
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Anne Rung Nominated to Head White House Procurement Policy Office

Anne Rung Anne Rung, a senior adviser in the Office of Management and Budget and a former official at the General Services Administration, has been nominated by President Barack Obama ...
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GSA Starts Procurement ‘Hallways’ to Foster Strategic Sourcing

The General Services Administration has partnered with the Strategic Sourcing Leadership Council to develop strategic sourcing processes for information technology, administration ...
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Dan Doney: Eight Firms to Demonstrate Tech Through DIA’s ‘Open Innovation Gateway’

The Defense Intelligence Agency has unveiled an online interface for vendors to demonstrate their technology offerings to mission users, American Forces Press Service reported Thursday. Cheryl ...
Pentagon

Defense Procurement Chief Dick Ginman to Depart

Richard Ginman, the Defense Department‘s director of procurement policy, is set to depart his office after nearly 40 years of service both in the government and private sectors, ...
Pentagon

Rep. Mac Thornberry: Pentagon Contracting Data Report Details Cost Overruns

Rep. Mac Thornberry, who leads the House’s acquisition reform initiative, has acknowledged a contracting data report from the office of Defense Undersecretary Frank Kendall, FCW reported ...
Nick Nayak

Report: Nick Nayak to Leave DHS for Private Sector

Nick Nayak, chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security for nearly three-and-a-half years, will leave the government in July and explore opportunities in the ...
Tom Sharpe

Tom Sharpe: GSA to Modernize the Multiple Award Schedules Program

Tom Sharpe The General Services Administration is planning to refresh its nearly 60-year-old multiple award schedules program. Tom Sharpe, commissioner of GSA’s Federal Acquisition ...