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GSA to Launch Contracting Forecast Tool for Small Businesses; Denise Turner Roth Comments

The U.S. General Services Administration has launched a beta version of a new contracting forecast tool designed to help small businesses find potential business opportunities with federal agencies. GSA said Tuesday the Forecast of Contracting Opportunities tool is built to help users access a worldwide contract database sorted by agency, contract award status, location, NAICS …

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SBA Awards USAID Highest Small Biz Scorecard Grade for FY 2014; Alfonso Lenhardt Comments

The U.S. Agency for International Development has received the highest possible grade on the Small Business Administration‘s fiscal year 2014 small business scorecard. SBA recognized USAID for collaborations with small businesses as the government seeks to increase competition for small businesses on direct and indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts, USAID said Friday. “As we …

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Report: Senate’s 2016 NDAA Version Contains DoD Acquisition Reforms

Provisions in the Senate’s version of the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act contain a series of changes to the Defense Department‘s acquisition process, Federal News Radio reported Monday. Jared Serbu writes that amendments submitted by the Senate Armed Services Committee work to decentralize acquisition program authority to the service chiefs, while the Office of the …

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GSA Opens Early Registration for Alliant 2 Industry Day

The General Services Administration will host Alliant 2 industry day events for governmentwide acquisition contracts and another for small business GWACs to gather feedback from industry partners on the Alliant 2 request for information. According to a notice posted on FedBizOpps on Oct. 2, GSA requires participants to preregister by Oct. 24 …

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