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Article Excerpt: The federal government has a statutory goal of awarding 23% of contracts to small businesses, which are defined as businesses that are “independently owned.”  However, according to a new report issued by the American Small Business League (ASBL),  77.6 … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Federal buying procedures are about to get an update. After a couple of years of deliberation, the Federal Acquisition Regulation Council has finalized three rules that go into effect on April 2. The rules limit how agencies can … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: When you’re out in your backyard this summer, smile — you might be on camera. A camera mounted on a drone flying overhead, that is. That’s because the Federal Aviation Administration is drafting a rule that would allow … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Workers at a Campbellsville factory that makes T-shirts for U.S. soldiers won’t have to fear losing their jobs to prisoners. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said he has received notification that Federal Prison Industries won’t bid on the … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Humans aren’t generally very good at writing secure code. But it seems they’re even worse at it when they’re an employee of a government bureaucracy or hired as unaccountable federal contractors. In a talk at the Black Hat … Continue reading

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