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Article Excerpt: Franklin County could be first in line for contracting business New business could be on the way to Franklin County soon, as the Association of the U.S. Army, or AUSA, founded the second state chapter there earlier this … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Preliminary results of a survey of more than 200 veteran-owned small businesses show widespread frustration about a program at the Department of Veterans Affairs that requires such contractors to be verified as legitimate before they can win contracts … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: A  federal office that advocates for small contractors has warned the Office of Federal Procurement Policy that agencies are not complying with small-business rules when using reverse auctions to make purchases. Winslow Sargeant, chief counsel in the Office of … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Federal delays in granting security clearances keep 10 percent to 20 percent of federal intelligence contractors from doing their intended work, wasting billions of dollars, a new report says. Contractors — many of whom are former federal employees … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: The Afghan government said Thursday that it was shutting down the operations of one of the largest foreign security companies operating in the country after detaining two of its contractors on suspicion of gun smuggling. After months of growing … Continue reading

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