And the company used government resources to do even that, concludes Homeland Security's inspector general.
When his musicians get stuck, composer and producer extraordinaire Brian Eno advises them to make a brick rather than build
The stories of how the largest buyer of goods and services in America - the US Government - does (or more often, doesn't
The future of government contracting is open. Paper-based, fraud-prone systems make precarious foundations for a 21st century economy.
DCAA compliance can be an overwhelming task for some small contractors. Some may feel the cost to maintain a compliant accounting system outweigh the benefits. However when a contract award is up for grabs, having an existing DCAA compliant system is like having an insurance policy when you need it most.
While many are able to benefit from public transportation, the reality is short term federal funding bills for transportation infrastructure for more than 10 years has left small businesses at the curve impacting job creation in our nation.
Government is based, ultimately, on fostering relationships of trust aimed at joint efforts to create social good. Dan Ariely's reminder is thus worth keeping in mind. Yet we may be overly focused on seeing the connections within government and between government and citizens in market terms.
It is a must-go time for minority businesses to take calculated risks to expand their footprint through government contracting
As your small business starts swimming in the Federal market while continuing to grow on the local and state levels, know that there are key strategies required for success in winning contracts.
Many minority firms have enjoyed eating at the government procurement trough, but based on government agency data from all levels, a substantial number of minority firms are unsuccessful in government procurement and miss in winning contract awards.
"The federal government could lead the way by disqualifying contractors who practice wage theft, but House Republicans voted
But the backlog kept growing. By the end of last year, more than 30,000 families in North Carolina had waited more than a
Unfortunately, despite lofty initial campaign promises by the Obama administration, widespread government secrecy has only worsened in recent years and access to information by journalists and activists is disturbingly limited.
WASHINGTON -- Another former investigator has sued the private, for-profit firm that performs many of the security clearance
More than one-third of the nation's highest-paid CEOs from the past two decades led companies that were subsidized by American taxpayers, according to a report released Wednesday by the Institute for Policy Studies, a liberal think tank.
The 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform bill required all corporations to disclose more information about executive pay, and
Our tax dollars should not be lining the pockets of any business that makes profits through complicity in human rights violations, be they the atrocities in the Congo, trafficking in humans, child labor or sweatshops.
It also details the company's efforts to become eligible for special contracts that are reserved for disabled veterans and