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GovCon Proposal Templates

Preparing a proposal can be a hectic time, bordering on chaotic.  Proposals must be responsive yet... more
January 6, 2014
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Small Business Subcontractors to Receive Accelerated Payments

The Office of Management and Budget Memorandum M-12-16, dated July 11, 2012, required agencies to... more
November 1, 2012
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Paid-to-Cost Rule is Alive and Well

And failure to comply will jeopardize the approval of your accounting system!  The reimbursement... more
September 18, 2013
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DoD to Withhold Payments for Contractors with Deficient Business Systems

On May 18, 2011 the Department of Defense (DoD) issued an interim rule authorizing Contracting... more
July 26, 2011
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Small Business Prime & Subcontractors to be Paid Faster Under New Rules

Last September, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)  issued Memorandum 11-32 "Accelerating... more
July 23, 2012
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House forms "Smart Contracting Caucus"

A bipartisan group of members of Congress have formed a new congressional caucus dedicated to... more
June 19, 2008
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White House Memo Details Plan to Award More Contracts to Small Businesses

The Obama administration is pressuring agencies to award more contracts to small businesses. ... more
June 15, 2012
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The Perfect Storm: Sequestration Ate My Contract!

Another posting in the continuing "Perfect Storm" series. …Or maybe it was the debt ceiling,... more
February 21, 2013
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Another Government Shutdown? What Government Contractors Should Know!

It seems hard to believe, but less than six months after the last budget showdown and shutdown,... more
September 27, 2013
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Danger Ahead: A Record Number of Contractors Face Suspension and Debarment

In October of 2011 FedPoint blogged about the government increasing it focus on suspension and... more
February 17, 2012
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Suspension and Debarments Continue to Increase

Joe Jordan, recently appointed Administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy wrote in... more
September 25, 2012
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Government Creates "Bad Contractor" Database

The FAR council issued a final rule on March 23rd that established the Federal Awardee Performance... more
March 25, 2010