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- DoD Readies Health Records RFP — August 25, 2014
The Defense Department nears the target date for a final request for proposals.
- GSA Increases Contract Duplication One Solicitation At a Time — August 25, 2014
GSA awarded the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) Office Supply 3 (OS3) Indefinite-Quantity-Indefinite Delivery (IDIQ) contracts.
- Pentagon Sees Competition Declining in Defense Contracting, and Orders Remedies — August 25, 2014
The percentage of Defense Department contract dollars the Pentagon awards via competitive bids has been falling every year since 2008.
- GSA Predicts New Initiatives Will Light the Path Toward Better Governmentwide Acquisition — August 22, 2014
The General Services Administration's new vision for the Federal Acquisition Service is all about illuminating the art of the possible.
- DISA Weighs Contract Consolidation as Sequester Solution — August 21, 2014
The Defense Information Systems Agency is considering consolidating contracts.
- Hagel: Iraq Crisis May Require DoD To Rethink 2015 Budget — August 21, 2014
The Pentagon might have to retool its $555 billion 2015 budget proposal.
- NCMA Releases 2013 Annual Review of Government Contracting — June 12, 2014
- OPM Approves Federal Attendance to NCMA's World Congress 2014 — April 24, 2014
- NCMA Announces Board of Directors for 2014–2015 Program Year — March 31, 2014
The National Contract Management Association (NCMA) is pleased to announce the NCMA Board of Directors for the 2014–2015 program year, which commences July 1, 2014. All members of the board will congregate for their first meeting during NCMA’s World Congress 2014 in Washington, DC, July 27–July 30, 2014.
- NCMA Recognizes the Top Professionals Under 40 in Contract Management — November 15, 2013
- OPM Approves Federal Attendance to NCMA’s World Congress 2013 — May 20, 2013
NCMA’s World Congress 2013 has been approved by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) as training in compliance with 5 U.S.C. Chapter 41. OPM Acting Director Elaine Kaplan issued a memorandum on May 15, 2013, stating “the agenda supports the development and ability of contract management professionals to make sound business decisions.”