On Small Business: contracting

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 07/23/2012

Opinion: Government must help women-owned firms break into contracting market

The staffs committed to helping women break into the procurement market remain understaffed.

By Doña Storey  |  12:02 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:09 PM ET, 04/03/2012

GSA scandal sheds light on small business contracting fraud

A spending scandal that rocked the federal agency also exposes one of the top problems facing the nation’s smallest employers.

By J.D. Harrison  |  05:09 PM ET, 04/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/17/2012

House lawmakers battle bundling with new bill

House Republicans are expected to introduce legislation requiring federal agencies to justify and potentially defend their bundled contracts. The measure is meant to prevent unfair competition and help small businesses vie for more government work.

By J.D. Harrison  |  08:00 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 02/08/2012

House lawmakers push for additional small business contracting reforms

One week after proposing legislation to raise small firms’ allotment of federal spending, House lawmakers on Wednesday introduced a trio of bipartisan bills intended to further reform small business contracting.

By J.D. Harrison  |  02:25 PM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)