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Article Excerpt: Why has this not been a sitcom already? A husband-and-wife defense contractor moves into a building full of artists, and replaces their theater space with a military production facility. Hijinks — including a hysterically mean-spirited email exchange — … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: For acquisition personnel who are working on a contract of any significant dollar value, the fear of a protest is almost palpable. Although protests occur on only a small number of contracts overall, when it comes to contracts … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Amazing first item atop the Pentagon’s Monday contract list. First of all, you can’t figure out just what it is we’re buying, but nothing new there: …an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, multiple award contract for engineering and prototyping integration, … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, says she has exposed language in the Obama administration’s fiscal 2013 budget that would keep open the possibility of controversial new requirements on federal contractors to disclose their campaign contributions. After a draft executive order … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Washington Closure Hanford has settled on a plan for one of its most hazardous environmental cleanup assignments — retrieving radioactive waste dropped down long pipes buried vertically in the ground. The Department of Energy contractor is proposing a … Continue reading

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